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Wait, Metro Transit has an app? What is NexTrip?

Hello Macalester! My name is Gordy Moore, and I’m here to talk about transit! Although I care deeply about a variety of causes and issues, mobility and transportation harbor one special nook in my heart. One of my specific interests within the wide field of transportation and mobility is public transportation. With this article I…

Construction on Snelling bus rapid transit stations progressing
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Construction on Snelling bus rapid transit stations progressing

The large dirt pits that made it difficult for pedestrians to navigate the intersection of Grand and Snelling this fall are filled in, at long last, but what was the purpose of this temporary inconvenience? Metro Transit is in the middle of construction on the first-ever bus rapid transit (BRT) line in the Twin Cities,…

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On the BEAT: What’s happening around campus and the region

MACALESTER COLLEGE STUDENT GOVERNMENT MCSG distributes MPIRG referendum, charters org MCSG discussed the MPIRG referendum that will once again be on the table in the coming weeks. There was an email sent out to all students letting them know they could opt out of putting their Student Activity Fee toward MPIRG for this semester, and…