Mayor Focuses On Transportation Growth

(Minneapolis, MN) -- Mayor Betsy Hodges says focusing on expanding Minneapolis' transportation will attract more residents. During a meeting yesterday she said building on, quote, "livability factors" will attract young people. She hopes to grow the city's population by more than 100-thousand people. This year the Legislature will address a metro-wide sales tax for transit. The new Green Light light rail is expected to open within the next few months.