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Reporter | Transportation

Janet Moore covers transportation issues.


Key Southwest light rail agreement allows transit to share corridor with freight

Dispute over 15-mile stretch nearly derailed the project.


MSP remodels food courts to update quick meal options

Dining options at airports have become more important to the traveling public as airlines have pared back on complimentary in-flight food offerings and as security has been tightened.


Metro Transit fleet will soon get first 'articulated' electric buses in U.S.

New buses will be part of C Line rapid bus, serving north Minneapolis.


Route 5 bus upgrade uncertain without $35M from Legislature

Busiest bus corridor in the state failed to secure needed funding from Legislature.


Dockless bike-sharing coming to Mpls. before summer's end

Dockless bikes, complementing the existing lime-green Nice Ride Minnesota fleet, will greatly increase accessibility for cycling, but some worry about theft, abandonment.


All aboard: Eau Claire to St. Paul train is in works

Earlier this spring, a group of boosters gathered in Eau Claire, Wis. — heralded by some as an emerging "mini-Portland" — and agreed on just…


Route selected for St. Paul streetcar to MSP, Mall of America

The Ramsey County Board on Tuesday voted unanimously to support a new kind of streetcar service along the W. 7th Street corridor in St. Paul, approving the route and propelling the project forward.


Southwest light-rail budget cuts change plans near station in Hopkins

To save money, a large maintenance and operations facility will be significantly shrunk in size.


Zero highway deaths? Minnesota officials say it could be possible with these changes

The state's Toward Zero Death (TZD) initiative aims to eliminate highway fatalities in Minnesota. Already they've decreased 45 percent since 2003.


Hennepin County Board OKs cash infusion for Southwest LRT

Several milestones must be reached this summer to keep the project on track.