Rep. Hornstein

State Transportation Leaders Call on Railroad Companies to Honor State Law and Commitment to Public Safety

St. Paul, Minn. – The 2023 Transportation Omnibus Bill included changes in state law reinstating assessments to railroads and pipeline companies to be used to pay for emergency preparedness, training, and staffing costs. Despite this new law, railroad companies have… Read More »State Transportation Leaders Call on Railroad Companies to Honor State Law and Commitment to Public Safety

Senate District 61 Town Hall with Rep. Frank Hornstein, Rep. Jamie Long, & Sen. Scott Dibble

Rep. Frank Hornstein (DFL-Minneapolis), Rep. Jamie Long (DFL-Minneapolis), and Sen. Scott Dibble (DFL-Minneapolis) will hold a Town Hall meeting at the Linden Hills Rec Center on Wednesday, March 29 from 7-8:30 p.m. to listen to ideas, answer questions, and deliver… Read More »Senate District 61 Town Hall with Rep. Frank Hornstein, Rep. Jamie Long, & Sen. Scott Dibble

Representative Frank Hornstein and Senator Scott Dibble Statement on the Office of the Legislative Auditor Presentation on Southwest Light Rail Transit

ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Wednesday, the Legislative Audit Commission heard a presentation of findings from the Office of the Legislative Auditor on the Southwest Light Rail Transit Construction: Metropolitan Council Decision Making. The presentation revealed that from the time construction commenced to current day, the project has increased by 38% and delayed by several years, a sign of a troubled project.