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MINNEAPOLIS - Target Field Station opened in style on Saturday.

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It's billed as a bustling urban park, transit station and neighborhood gathering space.

The station connects about 500 trains arriving and departing daily via the Metro Blue Line, the Green Line and Northstar Commuter Rail. It will also be home for more than 1,900 daily bus trips and miles of bike and walking trails.

A short program emceed by Hennepin County Commissioner Peter McLaughlin, included appearances by Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Rep. Keith Ellison, Jim Pohlad and Mayor Betsy Hodges.

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