Author: Jared Goyette

Jared Goyette

Jared Goyette is the part-time managing editor at He is a freelance journalist whose work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Guardian and elsewhere. He uses Metro Transit, bikes a lot and plays soccer poorly whenever possible, sometimes with his daughter Ceci.

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Fry with his daughter Frida and wife Sarah

At Open Streets, we asked candidates for Minneapolis Mayor about transit and public safety

With arguably the most decisive Minneapolis election in our lifetime rapidly approaching on Nov. 2, I went to Open Streets Minnehaha this past weekend on a mission to ask mayoral candidates questions submitted by contributors.  I got the three main contenders: incumbent Jacob Frey, former state representative Kate Knuth, and organizer Sheila Nezhad. I […]

Hello from your New Part-time Editor

Dear readers, I’m the new part-time editor of, and I’m going to outline some of what I plan to do in this role, but first, let me tell you a little about how I came to be interested in transit and street safety. I got into commuting as a cyclist in my late […]