Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Noise Analysis

Metro highway noise abatement program

2016 study

2011 study

Funding Application

The MnDOT Metro Standalone Noise Barrier Program will change to a solicitation-based system in which cities must submit an application to compete for program funding. Applications will be accepted annually from Sept. 1 to Dec. 31. Projects will then be selected before June of the following calendar year. Selected projects will generally four to five years to design and construct from the time of selection.


Natalie Ries
Metro District Noise and Air Quality Supervisor