The $928.8 million funding grant will pay for the completion of the Green Line Light Rail Extension.
The Metropolitan Council is hopeful Congress will award the nearly $929 million grant.
Most trips will either be solo or in very small groups where distance can be maintained.
Nora Slawik cited health as the reason behind her decision.
The Met Council released its quarterly report Monday, laying out declining ridership numbers.
Brian Lamb will leave the position he has held since 2004.
There's been a rise in driver assaults in the Twin Cities this year.