Public Involvement


General Questions and Comments

For general comments or questions regarding the Blue Line Extension project please contact:
Sophia Ginis, Public Invovlment Manager

Speaker Requests

To request a speaker for a community meeting or other event, please contact:

Sam O'Connell, Sr. Public Affairs Manager

Data Requests

The Metropolitan Council Data Access Procedures (PDF) document describes procedures for requesting public, private or confidential data maintained by the Council, including data related to the Green Line Extension (Southwest LRT) Project. The Project's Responsible Authority for data requests:

Sam O'Connell, Sr. Public Affairs Manager

Media Inquiries

Media organizations should direct requests for information to:

Trevor Roy, Senior Communication Specialist
Phone: 218.590.2465

Meetings and Events

In addition to advisory committee meetings, the Metropolitan Council provides other opportunities for public involvement. View meetings and events.

Station Area Planning

Hennepin County's Bottineau LRT Community Works program is looking at how transit stations will fit into surrounding neighborhoods and enhance the quality of life for people who live, work, play, visit, and worship in the corridor. For more information on the station area planning process, visit the Bottineau LRT Community Works page