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Planning & Programming


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What is Planning and Programming?

MnDOT’s Planning and Programming responsibilities consist of a range of activities. These include writing plans, conducting data analysis, reviewing performance outcomes, and managing the capital program.

Current Activities

The State Rail Plan is currently in its mandated five-year update process and outreach meetings are being held across Minnesota. A draft of the plan and space to leave comments can be found on the State Rail Plan website.

The second round of outreach for the Statewide Bicycle System Plan begins Monday, February 9th. Further information about open house events can be found on the Statewide Bicycle System Plan website.

News & Notes

Application materials for MnDOT's Planning Internship Program are now available. Positions are open until filled; however, the anticipated selection date for available summer 2015 positions is on or before March 31st, 2015.

The 2015-2018 STIP has been approved and is now available.

The 2014 Major Projects Report has been made available to the Legislature and can be downloaded using the link above.

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