Blue Line Extension Corridor Management Committee (CMC) Meeting

Regular Meeting
September 24, 2021 | 9:00 a.m.
Minutes (PDF)

NOTICE: The Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct in-person meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, committee members will participate in this meeting via telephone or other electronic means and the meeting will be conducted under Minnesota Statutes section 13D.021 at the date and time stated above. We encourage you to monitor the meeting remotely. In accordance with a new law effective Aug. 1, there will be an opportunity for members of the public to provide public comment as part of our virtual meeting of the full Metropolitan Council. You may pre-register to speak at a virtual public meeting of the Metropolitan Council by emailing us at You may also email your comments, and we will respond to your comments in a timely manner.


1. Call to Order and Welcome (Chair Zelle)
2. Approval of July 15, 2021 BLRT CMC Meeting Summary (Chair Zelle)
3. Committee Reports
  a. Community Advisory Committee Report (Co-Chairs)
  b. Business Advisory Committee Report (Co-Chairs)
4. Public Engagement: What We Heard Summer 2021 (Sophia Ginis)
5. County Road 81 Update (Nick Landwer)
  a. Robbinsdale: North Memorial Hospital Station Area
  b. Crystal: Bass Lake Road/Crystal Airport
  c. Upcoming Community Workshop
6. Minneapolis Update (Dan Soler)
  a. Upcoming Community Workshops
7. Project Schedule (Sam O’Connell)
  a. Draft & Final Report Development and Review
8. Anti-Displacement Facilitator Selection Update (Cathy Gold)
9. Next Meeting: October 14, 2021
10. Adjournment (Chair Zelle)