Department of Transportation is offering an opportunity for public
review and comment on a draft State Transportation Improvement
Program (STIP) for state fiscal years 2006-2007-2008 (July 1,
2005 to June 30, 2008).
regarding funding levels at both the state and national level,
this draft has been developed using Federal Highway Administration
(FHWA) apportionment levels. Projects include local road and bridge
projects utilizing federal funds; transit capital investments;
state highway road and bridge projects; enhancement projects;
congestion mitigation and air quality projects; scenic byway projects;
and other projects intending to utilize federal highway funds,
federal transit funds, or state trunk highway funds. The proposed
State Transportation Improvement Program is available for review
at Department of Transportation District Offices.
persons are encouraged to contact District 7 Planning Office at
501 South Victory Drive, Mankato, MN 56001; telephone (507) 389-6351
encouraged and should identify the portion of the STIP addressed,
reason for the comment, and any change proposed. Comments must
be received by 4:30 p.m. on June 22, 2005.