Janet Moore | Star Tribune
Reporter | Transportation

Transportation reporter Janet Moore covers trains, planes, automobiles, buses, bikes and pedestrians. Moore has been with the Star Tribune for 21 years, previously covering business news, including the retail, medical device and commercial real estate industries. 

Prior to moving to Minnesota, she worked as a business reporter at the Akron (Ohio) Beacon Journal and Easton (Pennsylvania) Express-Times. She has a mass communications degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and was a Knight-Bagehot fellow in Business and Economics Journalism at Columbia University in New York.


Despite horrific NY crash, MnDOT didn't audit some limos for more than year

After a horrific limousine crash killed 20 people in upstate New York last fall, the Minnesota Department of Transportation assured the public that state regulations…


Nice Ride to roll out electric bikes for sharing in Minneapolis

Pedal-assisted additions will be up and running in Minneapolis this spring.


Metro Transit plans big rollout of more rapid bus service

Met Council will ask Legislature to fund more lines of the popular, convenient service.


Security lines at MSP are among the longest in the country

As the federal government shutdown drags on, so do the security lines at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.


Transportation nonprofit Move Minneapolis merges with Minneapolis Regional Chamber

The merger hopes to provide the chamber's 1,400 members with "new transit and mobility options around Minneapolis," according to a statement.


Despite the shutdown, TSA is hiring at MSP

Security officers are needed for busy spring break and summer travel seasons.


Federal shutdown hasn't caused MSP security delays — yet

The upcoming long weekend and continued shutdown could test the airport and travelers.


Longtime head of Metro Transit ousted in Met Council shake-up

15-year general manager Brian Lamb a casualty of Met Council's shake-up.


After outcry, transit planners rethink Rush Line bus-rapid transit station in White Bear Lake

Transit planners propose alternate locations for the Rush Line's final stop.


Private Minnesota vehicle registration data inadvertently sent to three companies

1,500 addresses were inadvertently given to three private companies.