SW Light Rail Public Hearing Thursday, May 29

The following announcement has been posted on the Metro Council website:

Public Hearing on Southwest Light Rail Transit (Green Line Extension) Physical Design Component of the Preliminary Design Plans, May 29

Date: 5/29/2014 5:00 PM –
Event Location: Hennepin County Government Center
300 South Sixth St., Minneapolis, MN
Metropolitan Council and the Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority (HCRRA) will hold a joint public hearing May 29 on the physical design component of the preliminary design plans for the Southwest Light Rail Transit (Green Line Extension) Project as part of the municipal consent process set forth in Minnesota Statutes section 473.3994.

All interested persons are encouraged to attend the public hearing and offer comments. Upon request, the Council will provide reasonable accommodations (i.e. sign language, an interpreter or assisted hearing equipment) to persons with disabilities, please contact Daren Nyquist at 612.373.3894 or daren.nyquist@metrotransit.org at least seven days before the hearing.

Public Hearing

Thursday, May 29,  at 6 p.m. (preceded by 5 p.m. Open House – details below)
Hennepin County Government Center
300 South Sixth Street
Minneapolis, MN

Open House

An Open House will begin at 5 p.m Thursday, May 29, prior to the public hearing on the Public Service Level of the Hennepin County Government Center.

View Plan Documents

Review or download all SWLRT municipal consent plan documents, and see where to view all printed copies of the plan, on the SWLRT Plan Documents web page.: http://www.metrocouncil.org/Transportation/Projects/Current-Projects/Southwest-LRT/municipal/Plan-Documents.aspx?source=child


The Council will accept public comments until 4:30 p.m., Monday, June 9, 2014.  Submit public comments via:

* U.S. Mail:
Southwest LRT Project Office,
6465 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 500
St. Louis Park, MN 55426
ATTN: Daren Nyquist

* TTY:  651.291.0904

* E-mail: swlrt@metrotransit.org

* Fax : 612.373.3899