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Dec. 21, 2012



MnDOT Metro District
Office of Communications
1500 County Rd B2 West
Roseville, MN 55113


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Comment period opens for Hwy 100 reconstruction project's environmental assessment

Open house also scheduled



ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Those interested in reviewing and commenting on the Environmental Assessment (E.A.) for the Highway 100 Reconstruction Project in the City of St. Louis Park may do so from Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 through Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013.

The E.A. identifies environmental resources and existing conditions in the Highway 100 corridor from West 36th Street to Cedar Lake Road. The E.A. provides information for consideration with future project environmental reviews and potential environmental effects of the project.

The Highway 100 project involves the reconstruction of its interchanges at Highway 7 and at Minnetonka Boulevard, replacement of four bridges, the addition of auxiliary lanes and pavement rehabilitation. 

In addition, the public is invited to an open house on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 to meet the MnDOT Project Manager and to comment on the E.A. in person. Written and oral comments will be accepted during the open house as part of the public record. The open house will occur from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the St. Louis Park City Hall Council Chambers (5005 Minnetonka Blvd., St. Louis Park, MN 55416).

Copies of the E.A. will be available for public review on the project’s web site and at the following locations:  

Hennepin County Library—St. Louis Park Branch
3240 Library Lane
St. Louis Park 55426

Minneapolis Public Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis 55401


MnDOT Library
395 John Ireland Boulevard
St. Paul 55115


MnDOT Metro District
1500 W. County Road B2
Roseville 55113

Comments on the E.A. can be sent via letter to: Rick Dalton, MnDOT Environmental Coordinator, 1500 West County Road B2, Roseville, MN 55113. Comments may also be emailed to

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter for the public hearing, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota); 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You may also send an e-mail to: Please make requests at least one week in advance.


To request the Environmental Assessment in an alternative format, call Bruce Lattu at 651-366-4718 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota); 711, or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You may also send an e-mail to Please make requests at least one week in advance.


To reach any of the above numbers, hearing-impaired persons can call the Minnesota Relay Service toll free at 1-800-627-3529 (TTY, Voice, or ASCII) or 711.






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