Janet Moore | Star Tribune
Reporter | Transportation

Janet Moore covers transportation issues.


Trump budget nixes key funding for local light-rail, bus projects

But transit planners say Congress crafts the budget, and much can change.


Bids come in too high for Mall of America LRT station overhaul

The Met Council will look for ways to cut construction costs, and then call for new bids next month.


Blue Line extension talks stall between Met Council, BNSF

Agreement needed for the proposed LRT line to move forward.


MnDOT study mulls tolls as a possible funding fix for roads

Minnesota has relied partly on gas tax revenue for highway upkeep, but that financial kitty has been shrinking. Lawmakers point out the MnDOT analysis doesn't necessarily mean tollbooths are on the horizon.


Private planes, drones will be restricted over Twin Cities during Super Bowl

Private aircraft, drones to be barred from flying over U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday


Security deployed at Super Bowl is largest in Minnesota history

It's an enormously complex effort involving hundreds of officers from 60 police departments across the state, 40 federal agencies, the Guard and more.


Southwest light-rail project faces questions from lawmakers

Commission was created to oversee regional planning body.


Two lawmakers from Minneapolis call for SWLRT vibrations study

Probe would look at how LRT would affect condo complex.


St. Paul, Minneapolis aren't in tandem when it comes to dockless bikes

St. Paul won't be part of a proposal being rolled out in Minneapolis.


Gold Line bus rapid transit wins critical federal approval

Dedicated busway along I-94 to Woodbury would be a first in Minnesota.