Thursday, May 7, 2020 10:45:00 AM
Staff across the organization are contributing to Metro Transit’s response to the coronavirus. Employees talk about how their work has changed and what it’s like to serve during a pandemic.
Silas Sharp, Mechanic-Technician, Nicollet Garage
Friday, January 24, 2020 10:41:00 AM
Getting buses ready to pull out of the garage on time means Metro Transit’s technicians are always aware of the clock. This week, a friendly competition put a group of technicians on an even more challenging timeline.
Inside one of Metro [...]
Monday, December 10, 2018 4:30:00 PM
Electric buses will be gradually added to Metro Transit's bus fleet over the coming years under a plan presented this week to the Metropolitan Council.
The plan will begin going into effect next year, when Metro Transit starts the process of [...]
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 11:09:00 AM
A group of 17 aspiring technicians were celebrated last week as they prepared to take the next step toward full-time roles in Bus Maintenance.
The recognition was the latest benchmark for the Metro Transit Technician Training Program, which [...]
Thursday, August 30, 2018 11:09:00 AM
The Overhaul Base team, from Left to Right: Back Row, Ken Hislop, Jake Widgren, Bob Henrich, Paul Swanson. Middle Row: Mark Bohlke, David Pizza, Steve Book, Jim Biesemeier, Marty Hauge, Anthony Zessman (Supervisor). Front Row: Bob Lemay, Mike [...]