Northern Lights Express is a proposed high-performance intercity passenger rail project that would provide service between Minneapolis and Duluth.

LOCATION //

Minneapolis to Duluth, MN and Superior, WI

NORTHERN LIGHTS EXPRESS

HIGHER-SPEED PASSENGER RAIL

YEAR OF COMPLETION //

2018

CLIENT //

Minnesota Department of Transportation

THE PROJECT

OUR ROLE

Zan Associates led all aspects of public involvement for the project; responding to comments received on the Tier 2 Project Level Environmental Assessment (EA), a part of NEPA documentation; formatting documentation for the Service Development Plan; assisting in review of any materials necessary for the final deliverable to Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). 

  • Public meetings

  • Branded materials

  • Outreach materials

  • Paid media

  • Website updates

  • Email updates

  • Environmental Assessment

  • News releases

  • ADA compliance