October 2015 Open Houses

METRO Blue Line Extension Environmental Analysis

The Metropolitan Council and Hennepin County hosted a series of public open houses in October 2015 for the public to learn about the environmental analysis conducted for the METRO Blue Line Extension light rail transit project. Event Flyer [PDF]

Meeting Agenda

The events were held in an open house format. Staff were available to answer questions and receive comments.


The goals for these open houses were:

  • To provide information on environmental impacts and the schedule for completing environmental documentation;
  • To receive feedback from the community on potential environmental impacts and benefits;
  • To provide the latest information on ongoing LRT design and station area plans.


Monday, October 19
5:007:30 p.m.

Crystal Community Center
4800 Douglas Drive North
Crystal, MN 55429
Map: https://goo.gl/EheF5e

Brooklyn Park

Tuesday, October 20
5:007:00 p.m.

Hennepin Technical College Cafeteria
9000 Brooklyn Boulevard
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Map: https://goo.gl/01na8N


Wednesday, October 21
6:007:00 p.m.
Open House: LRT Environmental Analysis

7:008:30 p.m.
Community Meeting: Station Area Planning

Presentation on station area plan (1/2 mile around the proposed LRT station) followed the open house.

Robbinsdale Middle School
3730 Toledo Avenue North
Robbinsdale, MN 55422
Map: https://goo.gl/a4pwQP

Golden Valley

Wednesday, October 28
5:007:30 p.m
Golden Valley City Hall
7800 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 55427
Map: https://goo.gl/vjsgBO


Thursday, October 29
5:007:30 p.m.

Harrison Community Center
503 North Irving Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Map: https://goo.gl/IDw1h3

METRO Blue Line Extension

Blue Line Extension Project Office
Park Place West Building, Suite 500
6465 Wayzata Boulevard
St. Louis Park, MN 55426