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Red Rock transit station plans made public

The Red Rock Corridor Commission plans four public open houses this month to release updated plans for the proposed transit stations in Cottage Grove, Newport, St. Paul and Hastings.

The commission revised the planned Red Rock transit stop designs following public feedback in August. After the upcoming meetings are complete and further design changes are made, commission staff will determine construction costs for the proposed transit stops.

The open houses will be at:

--Newport City Hall, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 10

--Hastings City Hall, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11

--Cottage Grove City Hall, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12

--St. Paul's Battle Creek Community Center, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13

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-Scott Wente