Wednesday, September 2, 2020 8:58:00 PM
From Charles Carlson, Director-BRT Projects
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the METRO A and C lines and many of our local bus routes continue to see comparatively strong ridership. Continued demand in these corridors underscores the need to make [...]
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:01:00 PM
A customer boards a northbound Route 6 on France Avenue, where the METRO E Line will operate in the future.
From Charles Carlson, Director of Bus Rapid Transit Projects
Here and across the country, bus ridership is declining. But in [...]
Monday, January 7, 2019 10:25:00 AM
The proposed METRO E Line Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is planned to run between downtown Minneapolis and Lake Street.
Where it goes from there, however, is still being decided. It could connect with the Green Line extension, or it could travel [...]
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 [...]
Thursday, May 10, 2018 2:33:00 PM
Bus customers who travel on Hennepin Avenue know traffic moves slowly when the street is full of vehicles. In fact, during rush hour, buses travel an average of just six miles per hour.
Exploring ways to provide faster, more reliable service, [...]