Met Council

Capitol building in St. Paul
WCCO Radio Newsroom
December 24, 2019 - 6:35 am
There are new leaders for Minnesota's Metropolitan Council and Fire Marshal's office. Former MnDOT Commissioner Charlie Zelle was appointed Monday by Governor Walz to take the reins of the Met Council, the Twin Cities' regional transit agency, starting in January. "The Council serves the critical...
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Sloane Martin
December 13, 2018 - 6:21 am
The Met Council approves a $1.2 million contract to equip Metro Transit buses with driver safety barriers. Union leaders made safety a priority in discussions after several high profile assaults, some of which were shared in the last year on social media. They say highly-used routes like 21, 5 and...
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Mall of America trains and buses
August 03, 2018 - 5:08 am
Renovation of the state's busiest transit hub is finally underway. The Mall of America's transit center is getting a $25 million upgrade, with groundbreaking taking place on Thursday. "This new station will improve efficiency, it will improve safety, will be easier to get in and out of," said...
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