Lease agreements for two of the three park-and-rides that will serve the Highway 65 express commuter transit service, a three-year demonstration project that is scheduled to start in late August, have been approved by the Anoka County Board.
An 80-year-old East Bethel man died Monday evening in an accident on Highway 65 in Blaine after he rear ended a Metro Transit bus, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.
A 15-year-old Ham Lake boy was transported to the hospital after being struck while crossing Highway 65 on his bicycle against a red light.
Drivers may encounter delays and off-peak lane closures on both directions of Highway 65 just north and south of Viking Boulevard on Monday, Sept. 9.
Motorists will experience delays as both directions of Highway 65 between Osborne Road NE and 81st Avenue NE close at 10 p.m. Friday, June 14.