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State Transportation Improvement Program



District 3 Highway Investment Plan


Construction Projects

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Minnesota GO
A collaborative vision for transportation. arrowmore


Central Minnesota
Area Transportation Partnerships

Local public involvement in the preparation of transportation plans and programs. arrowMore

Toward Zero Deaths

is approach based on the belief that even one traffic-related death on our roads is unacceptable. TZD focuses on four (e's) targeted areas: education, enforcement, engineering, and emergency services. arrowMore


Greater Minnesota Transit Investment Plan

Determines the level of funding required to meet future transit service needs



Central Minnesota Commuter Study
A look at ways to improve the area’s public transit, park-and-rides, and car pool programsarrowmore


Find information about county and city roads


Work Zone Safety Awareness Presentation

Offered to promote safe driving in winter and summer Hwy work zones. arrowMore


Roundabout Sign

About Roundabouts

How to navigate, safety and design informationarrowMore

Recent News


Newly installed Mississippi River Trail bikeway route sign along College Drive in Baxter/Brainerd.

MnDOT, DEED taking applications for Transportation Economic Development program (July 27, 2015) Local information session:


MnDOT seeks public input on disadvantaged businesses goals (June 30, 2015) New goals recommended for 2016-2018


Mississippi River Trail sign project nearly complete (May 26, 2015) Signs posted along 800-mile bicycle route.



Better signal timing, increased fine for texting while driving signed into law (May 22, 2015)

Studies, Future Plans

Hwy 6 Emily

Reconstruct road in 2018. Details


Hwy 10 Elk River

Upgrade to a freeway system. Study funded by the city of Elk River. Details


Hwy 10 Sauk Rapids

Golden Spike Rd and Benton CR 3 road improvements, includes Hwy 10 ramps Details

County and city project


Hwy 24 Freeway Connection Clear Lake to Clearwater

Construct a new river crossing and freeway connection from Hwy 10 Clear Lake to I-94 Clearwater. Details


Hwy 25, 55 Buffalo

Construct improvements in 2015-2016. Details


I-94 Rogers to St. Michael

Install capacity improvements in 2014-2015. Details


Hwy 169 Aitkin

Construct a roundabout at Red Oak/Southgate Dr in 2017. Details


Hwy 169 Elk River to Zimmerman

Construct interchanges and frontage roads. Study funded by the city of Elk River. Details


Hwy 371B Brainerd

Reconstruct South Sixth St/Hwy 371B (Business) in Brainerd in 2017. Details


Hwy 371 Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Jenkins, Pine River

Project Study: Hwy 371 four lane expansion (documentation) to expand to a four lane expressway Nisswa to Pine River.

Construction: Hwy 371 four lane expansion - Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Jenkins

Work begins in January 2016-2017

Corridors of Commerce funds

Design-build for contractors


Other News


Congressional Transportation Status Report


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