The Metropolitan Council on Wednesday afternoon voted to approve a Southwest Light Rail Transit project slimmed down in both budget and scope.
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Members of a key Southwest Light Rail Transit project committee agreed Wednesday to a package of cuts that will shave more than $250 million off its nearly $2-billion price tag.
LOWRY HILL — Neighbors of the Kenilworth Corridor aired concerns about tanker trains hauling hazardous material alongside the Southwest Light Rail line both during and after construction at a public hearing at Dunwoody College of Technology Thursday evening.
The five cities along the proposed Southwest Light Rail Transit line began to home in Wednesday on the cuts it will take to reduce the project’s budget by roughly $341 million.
The Federal Transit Administration released a long-awaited report on the potential environmental impacts of the Southwest Light Rail Transit project Thursday morning.
Metropolitan Council staff on Tuesday released a mix-and-match menu of options for cutting at least $341 million from the cost of the Southwest Light Rail Transit project.
The Southwest Light Rail Transit project’s charge toward $2 billion has local policymakers twirling their budget lassos.
The team working on the beleaguered Southwest Light Rail Transit project is facing challenging decisions as it confronts a ballooning budget nearing $2 billion.
The Metropolitan Council announced Monday that the cost of the Southwest LRT Project is now nearly $2 billion thanks to recent test results and project delays.
The Metropolitan Council is hosting open houses April 2 and April 8 at Dunwoody College of Technology, 818 Dunwoody Blvd., to give people a chance to share thoughts on proposed designs for the Minneapolis Southwest LRT stations