Metro Transit has announced a new weekday local bus route that will connect North and Northeast Minneapolis starting March 10, with service on Broadway extending to the west end of St. Paul’s Midway neighborhood. The westernmost point in the route is Golden Valley Road and Xerxes; it travels Broadway starting at Girard. The easternmost point is Pillsbury Street and Charles Avenue in Saint Paul (just east of Hampden).
Buses will serve the Quarry Center on New Brighton Boulevard in Northeast, the Northeast Minneapolis Industrial Area and, and when it opens June 14, the Raymond Ave. Station in St. Paul on the METRO Green Line.
Buses will operate every 30 minutes between 5:20 a.m. and 9:00 p.m., then every hour until midnight, according to information on the MetroTransit.org website (route map copied above).