Thursday, April 4, 2019 4:05:00 PM
Buses – especially a brand-new technology like an electric bus – are not like consumer cars where you can buy it off the lot and drive away.
For any bus to work along any route, it needs to be tested, retested, and calibrated. Onboard buses, [...]
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 10:21:00 AM
For two days, technical staff from bus maintenance tested the first electric bus produced at New Flyer in St. Cloud.
At the New Flyer facility in St. Cloud, Metro Transit took not only another step towards opening the METRO C Line, [...]
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 2:33:00 PM
As the METRO C Line pivots from construction to operations, staff at Heywood Garage got their first look at the future of bus technology – an electric bus charger.
This is a temporary installation, but a necessary first step towards [...]
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 [...]
Thursday, July 26, 2018 12:57:00 PM
Plans to bring the kind of fast, frequent service that has been so successful on the A Line to three additional corridors advanced within the past week. Here is a summary of the latest advances:
Crews recently began assembling the [...]