Cheryl Portesan is thrilled about the new Route 865 that will take some commuters off Highway 65 and onto buses even though she anticipates her commute time will be similar.
With only one person regularly getting on and off the bus, Metro Transit is proposing that Route 852 no longer stops next to Ramsey’s Northstar Commuter Rail station.
Metro Transit will operate the Highway 65 express bus service three-year demonstration project in East Bethel, Ham Lake and Blaine.
The Coon Rapids City Council has hired a consultant to do planning work in the area of the Metro Transit park and ride facility on Foley Boulevard south of Coon Rapids Boulevard.
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.
Weekday peak hour fares on Northstar Commuter Rail will drop by $1 from all but one of the stations effective Aug. 1.
There was fire. There was smoke. There was carnage. There were screams. Do not be alarmed though because it was only a drill.