TC Daily Planet: Citizens lobby for more Central Corridor Stops

An impassioned group of St. Paul citizens, civic leaders and city officials on Tuesday urged state officials to help fund the construction of three additional light rail stops along University Avenue.

Addressing the House Transportation and Transit Policy and Oversight Division at a legislative hearing, they said it’s necessary to have stations at Hamline Avenue, Victoria Street and Western Avenue if the area’s poorest and most ethnically diverse residents are going to be equitably served by the proposed Central Corridor system.

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