MPR’s Tim post has this piece on the U’s dropping of its lawsuit over Central Corridor plans.
The crux of it:
The panel … gave a green light to the Metropolitan Council’s efforts to mitigate any damage to university laboratories or equipment during construction and operation of the line.
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Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.