The Metropolitan State University Foundation has been given a $2 million gift from the Carter Family Foundation, the largest donation in the university’s history. The donation will be used to fund scholarships for natural science students.
Currently there is an existing express bus service along Interstate 35. The redefined Alternative 1 for the Rush Line will consist of dedicated guideway bus rapid transit service between downtown Saint Paul and White Bear Lake, with feeder bus service running every 30 minutes between White Bear Lake and Forest Lake on Highway 61.
As the Tier 2 Evaluation continues for the Rush Line Corridor, the Policy Advisory Committee is taking a closer look at the performance of the various route and transit vehicle options, in anticipation of selecting a locally preferred alternative
St. Paul Public Works began city-wide street sweeping on Oct 17. Residents are advised to watch for temporary parking restrictions during the next month. All arterial and residential streets will be swept.