Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Work Zone Safety

Information and tools for making our work zones safe

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Tools for safe work zones

Training Classes

Available courses on Traffic Control and Work Zone Safety

Work Zone Safety Awareness Program

Also known as the Speakers' Bureau, is a free program involving Work Zone Safety issues presented throughout the state by MnDOT personnel or Driver's Education and 55 Alive Instructors.

Crashworthy Devices/Vehicle Lighting

An update on the latest FHWA crash testing requirements and MnDOT tested work zone safety devices.


Manual, technical memos, and other documents used in planning and implementing work zones on MnDOT construction projects.


MnDOT, governmental and other contact information for work zone personnel.