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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 2015 Transportation Economic Development Program solicitation has been announced. The application deadline is September 25th, 2015. Please visit the TED Program website for more information.

MnDOT's Statewide Pedestrian System Plan is entering its community engagement phase. Please visit the Pedestrian Plan website for more information about how you can get involved in the process.

News & Notes

MnDOT's Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan (SMTP) and Minnesota State Highway Investment Plan (MnSHIP) are currently being updated. The plans share a joint project website with further information about each plan and an approximate timeline for the project.

The Statewide Pedestrian System Plan team has released Minnesota Walks: Current & Future Steps Towards a Walkable Minnesota. This document helps to set the stage for further work as the plan moves forward.

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