May/June 2015 Open Houses

The Blue Line Extension Project hosted four open houses in May and June 2015 to help local residents learn about the METRO Blue Line Extension light rail project and provide feedback about the proposed stations and light rail alignment.

General Meeting Materials

METRO Blue Line Extension Community Outreach Coordinators PDF 216 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Environmental Process Schedule (June 2015) PDF 41 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Environmental Review Description (June 2015) PDF 55 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Fare Rates and Compliance Board PDF 199 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Freight Rail Coordination (June 2015) PDF 240 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Historic Properties and Section 106 (June 2015) PDF 163 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Project Timeline (June 2015) PDF 45 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Route Map (June 2015) PDF 255 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Route Map, aerial view (June 2015) PDF 1.3 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Safety and Security Board (June 2015) PDF 367 kB


Crystal

Thursday, May 28, 2015, Crystal Community Center, 4800 Douglas Dr. North, Crystal.

Download the event flyer [PDF]

Meeting Agenda

Open House: 5:30–6:00 p.m.
Presentation and Facilitated Discussion: 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Open House: 7:00–8:00 p.m.

The goals for the open house were to:

  • Provide the latest information about the Blue Line Extension project
  • Receive input from the community on ongoing LRT design and station area plans

Project staff also presented information on the next steps in the LRT development process going forward.

Meeting Materials


Minneapolis and Golden Valley

Thursday, June 4, 2015, Harrison Neighborhood Park and Community Center, 503 Irving Avenue North, Minneapolis.

ownload an event flyer [PDF]

Meeting Agenda

Open House: 5:30-6:00 p.m.
Presentation: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Open House: 7:00-8:00p.m.

Newly completed station area plans for proposed METRO Blue Line Extension (Bottineau LRT) stations at Van White Boulevard, Penn Avenue, Plymouth Avenue and Golden Valley Road were presented. Project staff also shared information on the next steps in the LRT development process going forward.

Online Comment Form

The comment period is now closed.

Meeting Materials

METRO Blue Line Extension Golden Valley Route and Stations (June 2015) PDF 1.1 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Minneapolis and Golden Valley Comments (June 2015) PDF 6.4 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Minneapolis Route and Stations (June 2015) PDF 1.3 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Olson Mem. Hwy. Crossing Concepts (June 2015) PDF 16.4 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Plymouth Ave. and Golden Valley Rd. Stations (June 2015) PDF 3.5 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Van White and Penn Ave. Stations (June 2015) PDF 5.4 MB


Robbinsdale

Thursday, June 11, 2015, Robbinsdale Middle School, 3730 Toledo Ave North, Robbinsdale.

Meeting Agenda

  • 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Sign in, view displays, light refreshments
  • 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. Presentation
  • 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Workshop

Download Event Flyer [PDF]

Meeting Materials

METRO Blue Line Extension Robbinsdale area roll plot (June 2015) PDF 1.9 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Robbinsdale Roll Plot Comments (June 2015) PDF 3.1 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Robbinsdale station concept (June 2015) PDF 1.2 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Robbinsdale Stations (June 2015) PDF 1 MB
 
Robbinsdale Open House Flyer (June 11, 2015) PDF 422 kB


Brooklyn Park

Wednesday, June 17, 2015, Community Activity Center, 5600 85th Ave North, Brooklyn Park.   

Meeting Agenda

  • 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. Sign in, view displays, light refreshments
  • 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. Presentation
  • 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Workshop

Download Event Flyer [PDF]

Meeting Materials

Brooklyn Park Open House Flyer (June 17, 2015) PDF 781 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Brooklyn Park roll plot 1 (June 2015) PDF 18 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Brooklyn Park roll plot 2 (June 2015) PDF 40 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Brooklyn Park route and stations (June 2015) PDF 1.1 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Brooklyn Blvd. design concepts (June 2015) PDF 1.2 MB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension OMF site elements (June 2015) PDF 261 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Brooklyn Park OMF concepts (June 2015) PDF 842 kB
 
METRO Blue Line Extension Brooklyn Park comments (June 2015) PDF 1.8 MB