It’s Minnesota. Conservative doesn’t exactly come to mind when I think of that state. I think of it more as a hippie food co-op populated by Scandinavians.
(By the way, Duluth is actually big enough to have mass transit?)
Oh yes, Duluth is big enough to have mass transit.
Buses heading to North Dakota and Wisconsin all the time.
No. Not at all. This was first proposed to handle passengers from a “Highspeed Rail” train from the Twin Cities. This was a boondoggle even to much for MN GOP to swallow and is for all practical purposes dead. So there is zero justification for a “transit hub” now.
Duluth is approximately 100 square miles in size and is over 20 miles from west to east tip. So a case can be made for mass transit.
However, 'multi-modal' is slang for 'light rail'. Here it comes.