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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

MnDOT is currently updating the Greater Minnesota Transit Investment Plan. Visit the project website to take a survey telling us about your daily travel and design your own transit system using our online engagement tool.

MnDOT is currently conducting a joint update of the Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan and Minnesota State Highway Investment Plan. Two interactive surveys are available on the project website -- visit the Minnesota GO homepage to learn more about the update and to provide feedback!

News & Notes

MnDOT's Complete Streets Policy has been updated as of May 2016. The updated policy has adopted much of what was included in the Complete Streets Technical Memorandum, which is being retired. View MnDOT's updated Complete Streets Policy

The 2016-2025 Capital Highway Investment Plan (CHIP) was finalized in December of 2015. Information about planned investments both statewide and on a district-by-district basis can be found on the 10-Year CHIP webpage.

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