Response to Comments
MnDOT addresses several key issues that have been brought through public comments on the Frequently Asked Questions page.
Open House Meetings
Final Open House and Public Hearing
MnDOT held three Open House meetings and a public hearing video conference at various locations across the state during the Dec. 31 - Jan. 29 public comment period.
MnDOT held two previous rounds of Open House meetings across the state to gather public input for the Statewide Freight and Passenger Rail Plan.
Round One: April 21 - May 14, 2009
Round Two: October 6 - October 28
Policy Advisory Committee
The PAC met last on Friday, November 13. More details
Technical Advisory Committees
The Freight and Passenger Technical Advisory Committee meetings were last held on Thursday, November 12. More information is available at the following links:
- Passenger Rail Forum
- State Plan: 2009-2028 MnDOT is currently updating Minnesota's Statewide Transportation Plan.
- More about Passenger Rail and Freight
- Freight & Passenger Rail Studies
- Federal Railroad Administration
Passenger Rail Initiatives