Twin Cities light-rail Green Line will connect college students to health care jobs

Maura Lerner, Star Tribune 

A fellowship is offering health care jobs to college students who live a mile from new light-rail line.

"Mike Jones didn’t realize it at the time, but he lucked out when he moved into an apartment on Selby Avenue in St. Paul."

He happened to pick a spot within walking distance of the new Green Line light-rail line, which is slated to open in June.

That’s one of the reasons he was chosen for an unusual college program, known as the Central Corridor College Fellows partnership."

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