The media has discovered my monorail!

My monorail cabin project is apparently trending online! It all started when the Pioneer Press’ summer intern found this site, and published an article in the local paper:

Whatever happened to the Minnesota Zoo monorail cars? A St. Paul guy turned some into cabins.

From there, it got picked up by car website Jalopnik:

https://jalopnik.com/meet-the-guy-who-bought-a-monorail-for-1-000-1835842056

And then the Weather Channel. Really? The Weather Channel? I even had to ask the reporter who called me, what? really? Apparently, yes, really.

https://weather.com/news/news/2019-06-26-minnesota-zoo-monorail-cabins

And so it goes!

I’ve put up a quick Youtube video with a few more details and some video of moving the monorail! If you’d like to support this site and my silly projects, please subscribe to my channel! This is my first *ahem* “real” youtube vid aside from some old junk from college and un-narrated randomness, so I apologize for all the “ums” and “uhs”. If I keep doing this, it might get better…

One Response to The media has discovered my monorail!

  1. Jane Pettit says:

    This absolutely FASCINATED ME! This is Jane, the lady you are buying the monorail sign from. This video made my day, my month, and my YEAR! I had no idea what it took to dismantle and transport and position the train. I look forward to seeing what you do to the interior. I will share this with my friend who was also one of the original MZG monorail naturalists! 🙂

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