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's Aeronautics office is currently facilitating discussions focused on airport zoning laws and rules. More information about these events can be found on the Airport Zoning project website.

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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