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Facilities & People

Brian J. Lamb, General Manager


Fred T. Heywood Office Building and Garage
560 Sixth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411-4398
Bus operations and servicing.
Jay Kluge, Transportation Manager
Keith Stein, Maintenance Manager

Office building houses Metro Transit's headquarters, including Lost & Found, Administration, Customer Services, Engineering and Facilities, Finance, Grants Management, Metropolitan Transit Information, Marketing, Safety, Service Development, Strategic Initiatives and Transit Oriented Development. Constructed in 1984.

East Metro Transit Facility
820 L’Orient Street, St. Paul, MN 55130
Bus operations and servicing.
Constructed in 2001.
Frank Stumpf, Transportation Manager
Romy Jurcoi, Acting Maintenance Manager

Martin J. Ruter Garage
6845 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
Bus operations and servicing.
Constructed in 1975, renovated in 1982.
Doyne Parsons, Transportation Manager
Daniel Kraemer, Maintenance Manager

Nicollet Garage
10 West 32nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55408
Bus operations and servicing.
Constructed in 1990.
Anthony Harris, Transportation Manager
Steven Engnell, Maintenance Manager

South Garage
2100 MTC Road, Minneapolis, MN 55450
Bus operations and servicing.
Constructed in 1981.
Steve Jaeger, Transportation Manager
John Demorrett, Maintenance Manager

Overhaul Base
515 North Cleveland Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55114
Major bus maintenance and repair. Also houses Equipment Maintenance and Purchasing.
Constructed in 1981.
Bill Beck, Manager

Transit Control Center
Bus operations monitoring and support.
Constructed in 2002.
Chad Loeffler, Manager

Operations Support Center
725 North 7th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55411
Instruction Center, electronics repair and public facilities maintenance.
Renovated in 2004.
Dan Stoffer, Manager

Blue Line Light Rail Operations & Maintenance Facility
1810 East Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Light-rail vehicle storage and servicing.
Constructed in 2003.
Mark Benedict, Light Rail Operations Director
Ryan McTeague, Vehicle Maintenance Director

Green Line Light Rail Operations & Maintenance Facility
340 Broadway Street, St. Paul, MN 55101
Light-rail vehicle storage servicing.
Constructed in 2013.
Mark Benedict, Light Rail Operations Director
Ryan McTeague, Vehicle Maintenance Director

Light Rail Support Facility
1917 24th Street East, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Signals/communications, traction power and track support.
Constructed in 2011.
Daniel Suggs, Rail Systems Maintenance Director

Commuter Rail Operations & Maintenance Facility
19699 County Road 43, Big Lake, MN 55309
Vehicle storage and servicing.
Constructed in 2009.
Anthony Hebert, Director - Commuter Rail

Transfer Road
677 Transfer Road, St. Paul, MN 55114
Engineering & Facilities, Shelter Maintenance, Transit Police East Command.
Renovated in 2013.

Metropolitan Transit Police Headquarters
2425 Minnehaha Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Administrative offices, squad car garage and a holding cell.
Constructed in 1972, renovated in 1994.
A.J. Olson, Interim Chief of Police

Customer-Waiting Shelters
Metro Transit owns and maintains more than 700 transit shelters throughout the Twin Cities.

> Guidelines for placing and removing customer-waiting shelters
> Adopt-A-Shelter program


People associate Metro Transit with vehicles but our strength lies in the staff members who drive and maintain buses and trains, answer the phones and support our operations. Metro Transit employs 1,601 bus and train operators, 624 mechanics and 725 administrative/clerical staff.

To ensure safety for our customers and drivers, Metro Transit has its own police department. We have 220 Metro Transit Police staff who work full-time and part-time to enforce laws pertaining to safety on buses, on trains and at bus stops and rail stations.

If you or someone you know may be interested in joining Metro Transit's team, visit our job opportunities section.



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