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Ways to get involved in transportation planning

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Upcoming public meetings, hearings and opportunities to comment on projects and plans

Throughout the year we hold open houses, workshops and offer opportunities for engage with us and learn more about our projects. We also offer opportunities for you to comment online. Look for your project in the list below, or visit our recent opportunities page to learn about other projects. Even if the formal comment period for some projects may be over, we always welcome your questions and are here to listen.

And don't forget, you can always contact us with your questions and concerns.

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Click on a region of the map below to get involved in your district, or first find your district by city.

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District Offices MnDOT District 7 - Mankato/Windom Metro District - St Paul/Minneapolis MnDOT District 8 - Marshall/Wilmar/Hutchinson MnDOT District 1 - Duluth/Virginia MnDOT District 4 - Detroit Lakes/Morris MnDOT District 2 - Bemidji/Crookston MnDOT District 3 - Baxter/St Cloud MnDOT District 6 - Rochester/Owatonna

Statewide Freight Plan

Learn more about the Statewide Freight Plan.

Resources: Statewide Freight Plan website

Northern Lights Express

The Northern Lights Express is a proposed intercity passenger rail project to provide high-speed rail service between Minneapolis and Duluth. The project would operate on approximately 152 miles of existing BNSF railway track. Learn about estimated project costs, benefits, ridership and service plans.

Resources: News release and meeting information, NLX project site

I-494 and Hwy 62 study survey

Help MnDOT understand how I-494 and hwy 62 can be improved. This feedback will help MnDOT make decisions about the future design and operation of these roads. The survey will remain open until Jan. 31, 2016.

Resources: I-494 and Hwy 62 survey

Winona bridge

Winona

Learn more about the Winona bridge project

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns.

When: Monday, May 2, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. with a formal presentation at 5 p.m.

Where: Wanek Hall, Winona County Historical Center, 160 Johnson Street, Winona, Minn.

Contact: Mike Dougherty, michael.dougherty@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, Winona bridge project website

Hwy 59/CR 22 roundabout

Detroit Lakes

Learn more about the proposed Hwy 59/CR 22 roundabout

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns.

When: Tuesday, May 3, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. with a short presentation at 6 p.m.

Where: Detroit County Club Lakeview Clubhouse, 24962 County Road 22, Detroit Lakes, Minn.

Contact: Jerimiah Moerke, jerimiah.moerke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

Hwy 23

New London to Paynesville

Learn more about the Hwy 23 New London to Paynesville gap

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns.

When: Tuesday, May 17, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Roseville Township Hall, 15768 232nd Ave., Hawick, Minn.

Contact: Mandi Lighthizer-Schmidt, mandi.lighthizer-schmidt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, Hwy 23 New London to Paynesville gap project page

Hwy 250

Lanesboro

Learn more about the Hwy 250 bridge replacements planned for this summer.

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns.

When: Wednesday, April 27, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Lanesboro city offices, 202 Parkway Ave. S., Lanesboro, Minn.

Contact: Mike Dougherty, michael.dougherty@state.mn.us

Resources: News release