Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Northern Lights Express

Proposed passenger rail service between Minneapolis and Duluth, MN

Public meetings

Public meetings, hosted by MnDOT, are being held to receive comments on the Tier 2 Project Level Environmental Assessment for the Northern Lights Express Passenger Rail Project.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Sandstone Senior Center
206 Main Street
Sandstone, MN 55072

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Duluth Depot
506 W. Michigan Street
Duluth, MN 55802*

Thursday, May 18, 2017
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Coon Rapids Civic Center
11155 Robinson Drive NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55433

*The public meeting in Duluth will also serve as a public hearing to meet requirements under Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter TRANS 400.11, Distribution and Review of Environmental Documents. The format and information provided at the Duluth meeting will be the same as the meetings in Sandstone and Coon Rapids.

Meeting handouts

October 2016 open houses

February/March 2016 open houses

December 2014 open houses