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Stakeholder recommendations for 2013 projects

View/print list of submitted projects (PDF 0.5 MB) recommended by stakeholders during the comment period. Over 400 recommendations were received via the comment section of the website or through direct mail. We appreciate the input of all those who offered recommendations to the program.

Route Project
1 Red Lake, 2 mile urban reconstruction
1 Thief River Falls, 1 mile reconstruction
2 Deer River, reconstruction
2 Passing lanes from Cass Lake to Deer River
5 Lake Elmo urban reconstruction
5 Reconstruct in St Paul, add 4‐lane connection to Shepard Rd
10 Expand 2‐lane section at Wadena
10 Improve US 10 from MN 101 to Lake Orono
10 Interchange at CSAH 83/Armstrong Blvd
10 Remove stoplight in Royalton (only 1 from St. Cloud to Brainerd)
10 Widen from Coon Rapids to Anoka
10 Widen west of Hanson Blvd; Reconstruct interchange at US 169
11 International Falls lane widening, shoulders, street enhancements
11 Passing lanes, Warroad to Greenbush
12 Litchfield 4th St to S Jct 22
12 Widen between Wayzata and 394/494 interchange
13 Add WB lane Nicollet to I‐35W, access management
13 Storm sewer in Lilydale
14 4 lane Nicollet to New Ulm
14 4 lane North Mankato to New Ulm
14 4 lane Owatonna to Dodge Center
14 4 lane Rochester to New Ulm
14 Improve Interchange at US 14 and MN 111
14 Improve Interchange at US 14 and MN 15
14 Interchange at CR 104
14 Nicollet Bypass
15 Hutchinson 2nd Ave N to 5th Ave S
22 Improve connection of MN 22 to US 212
23 Expansion‐ New London to Paynesville
23 Expansion‐ Paynesville to Richmond
23 Improve intersection at MN 7
23 Marshall to I‐94 ‐ Environmental Assessment and Construction
23 Passing lanes, I‐90 to Willmar
23 Passing lanes, Willmar to Clara City
28 Morris reconstruction
28 Starbuck reconstruction
29 Parkers Prairie reconstruction
30 Pipestone W Jct 23 to 8th St
34 Passing lanes and Heartland Trail
36 Interchanges at CSAH 24, Hadley Ave, Century Ave, Manning Ave, Lake Elmo Ave
36 MnPASS I‐35W to I‐35E
41 Improve intersection at Hundertmark Rd in Chaska
47 Ped overpass at 61st Ave NE
51 Snelling Avenue complete streets
52 Add interchange at 55th St NW
52 Add interchanges at CSAH 86, MN 57, CSAH 42, CSAH 66, CSAH 22
52 Bridge replacement at CSAH 42
52 Interchange at CSAH 86
55 Bike/Ped enhancements from 32nd St to 46th St in Minneapolis
55 Improve intersection at CSAH 63
55 Turn Lane at CR 116
59 Passing lanes, Detroit Lakes to Thief River Falls
59 Thief River Falls, 1 mile reconstruction
61 40th Ave intersection improvements in Duluth
61 At Taconite Harbor, increase bridge clearance on 3 RR bridges
61 Improve intersections at Warner Rd and Burns Ave
61 Rebuild bridges, add trail north of Hastings bridge
61 Reconstruct interchange at CSAH 19
61 Tofte reconstruction and trail connection improvement
61 Two Harbors reconstruction to Silver Creek
62 Add capacity from 77 to Portland and from 169 to Penn
63 Reconstruct interchange at CSAH 16
65 Convert to freeway from US 10 to CSAH 116
65 Interchange at CSAH 12
71 Park Rapids intersection revision
71 Reconstruct CP RR bridge in Sanborn (height restriction)
71 Reconstruct UP RR bridge in Windom (height restriction)
75 Moorhead reconstruction
77 Northbound expand to 3 lanes along buslane
92 Bagley, 1 mile reconstruction
95 Cambridge urban reconstruction
95 Stillwater urban reconstruction
135 Pavement from Virginia to Mesabi Nugget turnoff
169 4 lane Taconite to Pengilly
169 Add 3rd lane southbound across Minnesota River
169 Grade separation at CSAH 3 in Belle Plaine
169 Improve 169 in Elk River (TH 10)
169 Interchange at MN 282
169 Interchange at MN 41
169 MnPASS from CSAH 17 to I‐494
169 Reconstruct bridge in Blue Earth (height restriction)
210 Cromwell, reconstruction
212 Expand existing 2 lane to 4 lane in Carver County
212 Passing lanes, Glencoe to South Dakota
212 Passing lanes, Granite Falls to Montevideo
212 Replace 1931 BNSF RR bridge in Granite Falls (narrow, height restriction)
212 Roundabout at MN 15
244 Roundabout at CSAH 12
280 Reconstruct connection to Territorial Rd
280 Reconstruct interchange at I‐94/University/Franklin
371 2 mile center turn lane in Walker
371 4‐lane expansion Nisswa to Jenkins
371 Cass Lake, 1 mile reconstruction
371 Expansion ‐Jenkins to Pine River
610 County Highway 81 to I‐94
14/169 Reconstruct interchange, add interchanges at Webster Ave and Lind Ave
169/13 Capacity issues on US 169 and MN 13 in south metro
371B Brainerd urban reconstruction
52/63 Requests hotel logo and trailblazing sign in Rochester
I‐35 Expansion south of 35E/35W split in Lakeville
I‐35E MnPASS, Little Canada Rd to CR 96
I‐35E Ramp improvements at Shepard Rd
I‐35W Lake Street Transit Station
I‐35W MnPASS I‐35W north from TH 36 to TH 10
I‐35W Auxiliary lanes from CR E to CR 96
I‐35W Bridge replacement at Minnesota River
I‐35W Interchange revisions at CSAH 32
I‐494 Add lane from MN 77 to I‐35W
I‐494 Expand I‐494 in Plymouth to 3 lanes each direction
I‐494 Interchange at Portland Ave, underpass at 77th St
I‐494/I‐35W Reconstruct I‐494/I‐35W interchange
I‐694 Expand 57th Ave from MN 65 to East River Rd
I‐694 I‐694 from 35E to 35W; add dynamic shoulders
I‐894 Second beltway for congestion relief
I‐94 MnPASS downtown Minneapolis to downtown St Paul
I‐94 Expand Lowry Tunnel, or add flyovers eastbound
I‐94 General improvements in core cities on I‐94 corridor (add bus lanes)
I‐94 I‐94 expansion Rogers to Maple Grove
I‐94 Improve access to BNSF yard/reconstruct Ellis St and Vandalia Rd
I‐94 Improve I‐94 from Metro area to Clearwater
I‐94 Improve I‐94 from Metro area to Monticello
I‐94 Improve I‐94 from MN 101 (Rogers) to MN 241 (St Michael)
I‐94 Improve I‐94 from the Metro area to St. Cloud
I‐94 Improve interchange at MN 23
I‐94 Interchange at Brockton Lane
I‐94 Reconstruct Dale St Bridge
I‐94 Reconstruct east interchange at I‐494/I‐694
Systemwide Add Tier 2 MnPASS lanes