Snelling Bus Rapid Transit open houses set for July

Metro Transit will host three open houses in July regarding the design for the upcoming Snelling Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), slated to open in late 2015.

The project will bring enhanced bus service and stations to Snelling Avenue, Ford Parkway and 46th Street between Rosedale Center and the 46th Street Station on the METRO Blue Line. The public open houses will address specific bus routes.

The schedule is listed below:

• Routes 84 and 87: Tuesday, July 9, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
at Hamline University
Klas Center, Kay Fredericks Room,
1536 Hewitt Ave.

• Routes 23, 70, 84, 87 and 134: Monday, July 15, 5-7 p.m.,
Hillcrest Recreational Center, gymnasium,
1978 Ford Parkway.

• Routes 63 and 84: Wednesday, July 17, 12:30-2:30 p.m.,
Macalester College,
Weyerhaeuser Hall boardroom,
62 Macalester St.

For more information about Snelling Bus Rapid Transit, visit or email

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