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Pioneer Press, July 3, 2017: 6 possible options for a St. Paul-to-Mall of America transit route

Posted on July 19th, 2017 · Posted in News

A new technical report spells out the following six transit routes and modes from downtown St. Paul to the Mall of America, giving equal weight to each one.

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Pioneer Press, July 4, 2017: A $1.2 billion streetcar line in St. Paul? A vote approaches

Posted on July 19th, 2017 · Posted in News

Engineers have all but dropped a possible light-rail line from plans to connect St. Paul’s Union Depot to the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and the Mall of America in Bloomington.

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Star Tribune: April 10, 2017: St. Paul studies possible uses for old rail line to Ford site

Posted on April 11th, 2017 · Posted in News

Bicyclists, pedestrians and public transportation riders traveling through St. Paul’s Highland Park may one day be able to follow the route trains took to the old Ford Motor Co. plant.

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Star Tribune, March 9, 2017: Riverview Corridor projections are in, but public debate over the best option will not start until this summer

Posted on March 13th, 2017 · Posted in News

Adding a new type of transit along the Riverview Corridor between downtown St. Paul and the Mall of America could cost hundreds of millions to well over a billion dollars, but the higher price tag options often come with higher ridership.

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Fox 9 News, March 5, 2017: St. Paul Residents Wary of Proposed Rail Line

Posted on March 7th, 2017 · Posted in News

Proposals to improve transit service between Downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport will continue to take shape this week, as an advisory committee meets to discuss options.

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5 Eyewitness News, March 3, 2017: South Minneapolis Neighbors Demand Answers on Proposed Rail Project

Posted on March 7th, 2017 · Posted in News

Residents from neighborhoods in south Minneapolis packed an elementary school gym Thursday evening to learn more about a possible rail project that could run less than 30 feet from their homes.

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5 Eyewitness News, March 1, 2017: Proposed St. Paul Rail Route Faces Opposition in Minneapolis

Posted on March 7th, 2017 · Posted in News

An already busy street near Minneapolis’ blue light rail line could get a lot busier with an added light rail or street car.

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Pioneer Press, October 2, 2016: Transit down St. Paul’s West 7th: Could it happen soon?

Posted on October 6th, 2016 · Posted in News

Politicians have been trying to find a better way to link downtown St. Paul to the airport via mass transit for the better part of the past two decades.

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Pioneer Press, December 10, 2015: Riverview Corridor transit line options are trimmed

Posted on December 14th, 2015 · Posted in News

A new transit line for the Riverview Corridor took another small step forward this week.

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Pioneer Press, December 12, 2015: Here’s what it will take for Ford site to become a St. Paul neighborhood

Posted on December 14th, 2015 · Posted in News

For nearly a century, St. Paul auto workers assembled Model T’s, Sportsman convertibles and Ford Ranger pickup trucks on more than 130 acres of riverfront property in Highland Park.

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