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Sept. 25, 2012



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MnDOT to host statewide stakeholder engagement meetings on 20-year Minnesota State Highway Investment Plan in October
Online interactive scenario tool & comment form also available


ST. PAUL, Minn. – The public and transportation stakeholders are invited to participate in developing the 20-year Minnesota State Highway Investment Plan at meetings across the state Oct. 4-23. 


Public input at these meetings is one of several important factors that will influence the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s priorities over the next 20 years.


Each meeting is three hours long and begins with an overview presentation and public input session. An open house will follow, with opportunities to engage in interactive exercises and with MnDOT staff. Meeting details are below: 


Willmar – Oct. 4
1 – 4 p.m.
Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building
2200 23rd St. NE


Detroit Lakes – Oct. 9
1 – 4 p.m.
Holiday Inn
1155 Highway 10 E.


Mankato – Oct. 10
2 – 5 p.m.
MnDOT District 7 Headquarters
2151 Bassett Drive


Duluth – Oct. 11
12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
MnDOT District 1 Headquarters
1123 Mesaba Ave.


St. Cloud – Oct. 15
1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
MnDOT District 3B Headquarters
3725 12th St. N.


Twin Cities – Oct. 16
1 – 4 p.m.
Richfield Lutheran Church
8 W. 60th St, Minneapolis


Rochester – Oct. 17
4 – 7 p.m.
Heintz Center - HB113
1926 College View Road E.


Bemidji – Oct. 22
3:30 – 6:30 p.m.
MnDOT District 2A Headquarters
3920 Highway 2 W.


Twin Cities – Oct. 23
5 – 8 p.m.
MnDOT Training and Conference Center
1900 W. County Road I,


Visit the MnSHIP website at for additional involvement opportunities, including:




MnSHIP connects the Minnesota GO 50-year vision and policies established in the Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan to capital improvements on the state highway system. A primary outcome of the plan is to establish priorities for spending projected capital revenue.


Any additional inquiries can be directed to the project manager, Ryan Wilson, MnDOT Office of Capital Programs and Performance Measures, at 651-366-3537 or

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, 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 e-mail your request to Please request at least one week in advance if possible.









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