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Playing It Safe With Light Rail

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Posted on Sat, Jan. 01, 2005

Playing it safe with light rail

Revelers who'd rather not drive enjoy taking the Hiawatha Line to their favorite taverns.


Pioneer Press

Construction worker Mike Dunn had a simple reason for riding the light-rail train from bar to bar on New Year's Eve.

"It's cheaper than a DUI," he said.

Dunn started at the Mall of America on Friday afternoon, rode the rails to Block E in downtown Minneapolis and then stopped off at the Cardinal Tavern near the 38th Street Station. He was planning to make his last stop at the Mall of America to go bowling.

"We've been to the Loon, the Hard Rock Caf

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It sounds cool. Too bad we cant get decent funding though. Cities like Minneapolis just built their line a month ago and already have an extension added onto it, as where here in Houston its been almost a year and not even one extension. Complete B/S, it pisses me off.

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