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District 3 Highway Investment Plan


Construction Projects
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Minnesota GO
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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


MnDOT training program prepares snowplow operators for winter (Sept. 17, 2014) Statewide training Sept. 15-26 at Camp Ripley.


MnDOT’s parking availability system helps truckers (August 27, 2014) Three sites along I-94 help truck drivers find parking spaces, fight fatigue.




MnDOT’s 511 mobile app receives nearly 1.2 million views in its first year (July 30, 2014)


MnDOT mows roadsides for safety, environmental reasons (July 29, 2014) State law requires noxious weed control.


Political campaign signs, objects not permitted on state highway rights of way (July 29, 2014)


New work zone safety laws begin Aug. 1 (July 28, 2014)


MnDOT launches website to engage public interest in transportation investments (July 16, 2014)


State launches work zone safety campaign (June 10, 2014) Toward Zero Deaths effort


MnDOT, Minnesota Operation Lifesaver team up to reduce highway-rail grade crossing fatalities (June 6, 2014)
June is Rail Crossing Safety Awareness Month


MnDOT seeks online input for statewide bicycle system plan (May 21, 2014)


Spring truck weight restrictions end:


Unauthorized signs and objects not allowed on state highway rights of way (April 24, 2014)


MnDOT updates 511 traveler information features (April 21, 2014) Redesign improves usability


Adopt a Highway volunteers save state $6 million annually (April 21, 2014) Program is staffed by more than 49,000 volunteers representing businesses, non-profits, families and individuals who are helping to clean up more than 11,000 miles of Minnesota’s highways. A big thank you to all our volunteers!


MnDOT Safe Routes to School grants support 138 Minnesota schools (April 7, 2014)


Studies, Future Plans


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 24 Clearwater

Replace the Mississippi River bridge. Details


I-94 Rogers to St. Michael

Install capacity improvements in 2014-2015. Details


Hwy 95 Cambridge

Replace the Crow River Bridge in 2014. Details


Hwy 169 Elk River to Zimmerman

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


Hwy 371 Nisswa to Pine River

Expand to a four lane expressway. Details


Other News


MnDOT receives federal stimulus grant (Sept. 6, 2013) TIGER funds to be used for 15 intersection conflict warning systems.


Congressional Transportation Status Report


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