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MnDOT District 8

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Map of MnDOT District 8, covering Southwest Minnesota.

Traffic and roads


District 8 news & public meetings

  • You're invited to two open houses for the Hwy 23 Cottonwood to Granite Falls project. Both meetings will be held on Tuesday, June 18 in Cottonwood (4:30-5:30 p.m.) and Granite Falls (6-7 p.m.). Visit the project webpage for details.
  • We're looking for feedback as part of the Glencoe Transportation Study. Got 5 minutes? Take the on-line survey and let us know your thoughts on Hwy 22 and Hwy 212. For those who do not wish to participate in the on-line survey, feedback boards are located at the Glencoe Public Library as well as Gert & Erma’s (located in Glencoe).  Paper surveys are also available at the Glencoe Public Library.