Tag Archives: Metro transit

A regular 40 ft Gillig bus in the Metro scheme at Mall of America

Solving BRT Creep

NIMBYs hate him! Learn the one neat trick to regional transit planning that traffic engineers don’t want you to know!

Blue Line Extension Part 3: A BRT Proposal

The Blue Line extension project promises to increase transit connectivity in the northwest suburbs, but only north-south. Our writer proposes a line running east-west.

Blue Line Extension Part 2: Land Use Problems

The Blue Line extension’s route through the northwestern suburbs is more or less settled. Let’s look at the existing and future land use on that corridor.