Southwest light rail seen as path to equity at May 29 public comment meeting


On May 29th, 2014 the Metropolitan Council held a public comment meeting for the proposed Southwest Light Rail Transit line.

At a press conference before the meeting began, and during the public testimony, several speakers urged officials to pay close attention to the LRT as a  way to promote economic advancement for the region’s most disadvantaged people.

KFAI’s Rico Morales was there and he filed this report. [Audio below]