by Jason Bradley
Well, if you’ve been hanging around us for any length of time at all, you know that we are a little critical of the procedure for creating and approving comprehensive plans in metropolitan Minnesota. 608 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Southwest light rail project is now back on track.
Instead of the state kicking in $144.5 million in funding, that amount will now come from the Metropolitan Council, the Counties Transit Improvement Board and Hennepin County. 29 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Met Council is voting on Wednesday on authorizing funding to potentially save the Southwest Light Rail Transit project.
The council is meeting Wednesday and will vote on issuing up to $103.5 million to cover a gap in the project. 99 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Metropolitan Council says the price to build the Southwest Light Rail has gone up $19 million because of inaction by lawmakers. 105 more words
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The American Indian Religious Freedom Act of 1978 protects and preserves religious rights and cultural practices including access to sacred sites, freedom to worship through ceremonial and traditional rights, and use and possession of objects considered sacred.
The Metropolitan Council plans to authorize a new sewer replacement near the main limestone fracture that delivers some water to Coldwater. It is a violation of the 2001 Coldwater protection law, the 1978 American Indian Religious Freedom Act and the 1805 U.S. 80 more words