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Central Minnesota District 3 news releases are kept online for one year. News releases about major initiatives or issues may be kept online longer. News archive

General news

MnDOT seeks applicants for Safe Routes to School bicycle fleets (April 25, 2016)

MnDOT awards $2 million in Safe Routes to School grants (April 4, 2016)

MnDOT, farmers partnership helps improve road safety (April 1, 2016)

MnDOT creates Greater Minnesota noise barrier program (Mar. 22, 2016) Cities, townships can apply for funding through May 9

MnDOT is converting to LED roadway lighting (Mar. 7, 2016)

MnDOT to raise speed limit on long stretch of Highway 210 in Carlton, Aitkin Counties (Mar. 4, 2016)

Rail crossing fatalities, crashes down in 2015 (Mar. 4, 2016)

Winter load increases end and Spring load restrictions begin Mar. 8 in the North-Central Frost Zone (Mar. 4, 2016)

Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Feb. 6 during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake (Feb. 5, 2016)

MnDOT studies speed limits on two-lane roads (Jan. 15, 2016)

Winter Load Increase date set for the Central, Metro, South and Southeast frost zones (Jan. 11, 2016)

Light snow to create slick road conditions; motorists asked to reduce driving speeds (Jan. 11, 2016)

Winter truck load increases begin Jan. 4 for north frost zones (Dec. 31, 2015)

Public input invited to help update Greater Minnesota Transit Investment Plan (Dec. 17, 2015)

Public invited to learn about updated plans for Highway 10 reconstruction project through Wadena (Dec. 2, 2015)

MnDOT’s 511 system adds real-time road condition cameras (Nov. 6, 2015) Several 511 enhancements help users plan travel

MnDOT reports an increase in transportation funding gap (Nov. 5, 2015)

MnDOT seeks public input for statewide bicycle system plan (Oct. 14, 2015)

MnDOT announces availability of $9.7 million in grants for local community projects (Oct. 2, 2015)

MnDOT training program prepares snowplow operators for winter (Sept. 25, 2015)

Public invited to provide input for Highway 169 roundabout project in Aitkin (Sept. 17, 2015)

MnDOT is installing warning systems at 54 rural intersections statewide (Sept. 10, 2015)

Construction, roadwork

Hwy 71 lane closures between Sauk Centre and Belgrade begin May 2 (April 26, 2012)

I-94 non-rush hour lane closures in Rogers April 29–May 1 (April 26, 2016)

Lane closures on Hwy 169 near Mille Lacs Lake begin May 2 (April 25, 2016)

Hwy 169 switches to single lane in each direction north of Milaca April 22 (April 21, 2015)

Ramps at Hwy 15/CR 1 intersection in Sartell close April 25 (April 20, 2016) Detour uses CR 120.

Interstate 94 lane closures in St. Cloud, St. Joseph, Collegeville begin April 22 (April 20, 2016)

Hwy 55 lane closures east of Buffalo begin April 22 (April 19, 2015)

April 19 open house to present information on 2016 St. Cloud area road projects (April 18, 2016)

Lane closures on Hwy 25, CR 75 in Monticello begin April 25 (April 13, 2016)

Prescribed fires planned along Hwy 371, Hwy 23, Hwy 65, Lake Wobegon Trail (April 11, 2016)

Shoulder closures at Hwy 55/CR 14 intersection east of Buffalo begin April 18 (April 11, 2016)

New Hwy 371 open house and 2016 construction kick-off in Pequot Lakes April 15 (April 8, 2016) Local communities invited to get latest information on four-lane expansion project.

Overnight lane closures on Hwy 15 in St. Cloud begin April 18 (Updated April 8, 2015)

Hwy 25 in Buffalo closes April 11 (April 5, 2016) Work operations resume. Detour uses Hwy 55 and 1st St S.

Lane closures on Highway 55 in Rockford April 11-14 (April 5, 2016)

County Road 107/Wilderness Rd at Highway 371 in Pequot Lakes closes April 18 (Updated April 8, 2016) Closure to remain in effect until Sept.

More than 2,300 road signs to be replaced along Hwy 210 Hewitt to Hassman (Mar. 29, 2016) Lane closures begin in Brainerd, Baxter April 4.

I-94 non-rush hour lane closures in Rogers (March 29, 2016) Work through May.

Hwy 12 intersection in Montrose reduced to single lane March 20 (Mar. 16, 2016)

Interstate 94 lane closures in Rogers Wednesday, Feb. 24 (Feb. 23, 2016)