Bottineau LRT meeting, public hearing set

The Metropolitan Council is taking public comments on amending the region’s long-range Transportation Policy Plan to include light rail transit for the Bottineau Transitway. A public meeting will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March 7, at the Robbinsdale City Hall in Robbinsdale.
A public hearing convenes 5 p.m. Monday, March 11, at the Metro Transit F.T. Heywood Office Building Chambers, 570 6th Ave. N., Minneapolis. Including additional arterial bus rapid transit corridors throughout the metro area will also be discussed.
Public comments will be accepted until the end of the day Thursday, March 21. Comments can be accepted by:
• Writing to Public Information at 390 Robert St. N., St. Paul, MN 55101
• Emailing Public Information at [email protected]
• Recording a comment on the Public Comment Line at 651.602.1500 (TTY 651.291.0904)
• Sending a fax to Public Information at 651.602.1464.
The council will vote on the policy plan amendments Wednesday, April 24.