Minnesota Department of Transportation

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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 recently finalized the Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan, 20-Year Minnesota State Highway Investment Plan. Visit MinnesotaGO to read the final plans.

The comment period for the draft 2017 Greater Minnesota Transit Investment Plan closed on April 11, 2017. A final version of the plan will be available shortly. View the draft plan.

The 2017-2020 State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) was approved as of October 2016. View the 2017-2020 STIP.

News & Notes

MnDOT created a Public Engagement Policy in September 2016. The Public Engagement policy focuses on internal duties and responsibilities related to plans, projects, programs, services and activities. View MnDOT's Public Engagement Policy.

In August 2016, MnDOT adopted the updated Statewide Bicycle System Plan. The updated plan provides a framework for how bicycling needs and interests will be met in the state. View MnDOT's updated Statewide Bicycle System Plan.

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