Monthly Archives: May 2017

May 2017

Transportation Forward Announces 2017 Legislative Platform for End-of-Session Negotiations

We are long overdue for increases in long-term, dedicated funding for all modes of transportation throughout the state. With end-of-session negotiations underway and the May 22 adjournment fast approaching, Transportation [...]

Updated Anti-Transit Bill Moving Forward at MN State Capitol

Recent developments at the State Capitol make it clear that legislators are feeling our pressure—AND that we need to keep that pressure on. A new transportation proposal scales back their most [...]

Legislature’s Proposed Transit Funding Cuts Threaten Way of Life for People with Disabilities

- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Media Contact: Jennifer Harmening Thiede 651-789-1416 | jenniferh@tlcminnesota.org   Legislature’s Proposed Transit Funding Cuts Threaten Way of Life for People with Disabilities Riders Call for [...]

Minneapolis Public High School Students Worry Legislature’s Proposed Transit Funding Cuts Could Cost Them Their Ride to School

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jennifer Harmening Thiede jenniferh@tlcminnesota.org | 651-789-1406 Minneapolis Public High School Students Worry Legislature’s Proposed Transit Funding Cuts Could Cost Them Their Ride to School Students [...]