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.


Green Line light-rail service to be cut in early morning hours

Trains that run between the downtowns of Minneapolis and St. Paul between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. on weekdays will be replaced by bus service starting in August.


Residents present petition asking Metropolitan Council to suspend tree cutting for Southwest light rail

Petition signed by 2,900 delivered to Walz's office.


Construction of $2 billion SWLRT project set to start with delivery of rails

Arrival of steel rails marks start of construction on the $2 billion light-rail project


Live Facebook chat tackles questions about Minnesota distracted driving law

The topics varied from sensible to obscure related to the law going into effect Aug. 1.


Ecolab CEO, St. Paul mayor and others tout proposed B Line rapid bus

The B Line could replace the Route 21 bus.


'Robust' chatter about Bottineau light-rail line is ongoing in effort to get green light

As construction begins on the Southwest light-rail line next week, the fate of the Twin Cities' fourth light-rail project, the Bottineau Blue Line, remains uncertain.


Cost of Gold Line bus-rapid transit could increase to $461 million

The extra money allows for additional bike and pedestrian amenities, perhaps electric buses.


St. Paul selects electric scooter providers

Up to 2,000 scooters could hit the streets over the next few months.


Bike, pedestrian trails to close for Southwest light rail construction

Cedar Lake, Kenilworth trails will be off-limits to users as early as May 13.


Nice Ride bikes roll out Monday in Minneapolis

The fate of bike-sharing is still unclear in St. Paul.