Posted by Drew Kerr |
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 10:43:00 AM
Text messaging has been added as another way to access NexTrip, the service that provides predicted real-time bus and train departure information.
Here's how to receive a text message with the predicted departure times of the next four trips [...]
Thursday, October 22, 2015 9:49:00 AM
Pillows, a chess board, markers, books and string lighting aren’t the kinds of things people are usually surrounded by while waiting for a bus.
But a new temporary shelter that went up this week in Minneapolis incorporates all of those things, [...]
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 10:05:00 AM
Chief John Harrington was recognized as Transit Professional of the Year at the Minnesota Public Transit Association’s annual awards on Monday.
Harrington was recognized for his efforts to grow and diversify the department and for strengthening [...]
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 11:41:00 AM
After a successful pilot, around 2,300 new bus stop signs with enhanced information will be installed this fall.
The new signs include route and unique stop numbers, as well as instructions for accessing real-time predicted departure times [...]
METRO Green Line
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 10:11:00 AM
Nearly 1.25 million rides were taken on the METRO Green Line in September, a new high-water mark for the light-rail line.
Average weekday ridership on the Green Line last month was 45,644 -- well ahead of the 41,000 average weekday rides that [...]