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January 30, 2023
As Metro Transit Leadership Cuts More Service, Bus Riders & Allies Push for Improvements
In December, Metro Transit leadership cut more service on dozens of Twin Cities bus routes. Fed up, more than 50 transit riders and supporters gathered in the cold for a rally at Metro Transit headquarters, demanding improvements to speed up buses and trains.
July 29, 2022
Hennepin Ave South Layout Passes Committee
Move Minnesota and allies pushed hard to put people first on Hennepin Ave South in Minneapolis and overcame a mayoral veto to secure big improvements for busing, biking, walking, and rolling. Through the fight for one local street, we grew both community and elected support for more bus lanes across the metro.
July 2, 2022
Hennepin Ave South Fight Continues
As support for full-time bus lanes continues to build, this is about more than one stretch of road. It's about the future of this city.
May 21, 2022
Path Forward for Full-Time Bus Lanes and Bike Lanes on Hennepin Ave South
Continued progress thanks to advocates and allies! But with challenges still to overcome to make these lanes a reality—we’re ready to keep fighting.
February 18, 2022
Transit Service Cuts Are Impacting People Across the Twin Cities
What transit riders are saying--and what you can do.
November 5, 2021
With Over 1,200 Petition Signatures, Strong Show of Support for Dedicated Bus Lanes and Protected Bikeway on Hennepin Ave South
In Minneapolis, pressure is mounting for a street redesign that puts people and climate first.
July 1, 2021
How Ignoring Public Transit Sets Students Up to Fail—And What to Do About It
Good transit and mobility options can help close achievement gaps for first generation and community college students.
May 14, 2021
Bus Lanes and Signal Priority for Better, Faster Transit in the Twin Cities
Bus lanes and signal priority can significantly speed up transit trips. Bus riders shouldn’t have to wait years for progress to come one new line at a time—we need system-wide improvements now.
March 22, 2021
B Line Could Bring New Bus Lane to Lake Street
We're ready for the B Line to transform Lake Street! Comment on the project and push for Extensive Bus Priority to redesign streets to serve people and transit.