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Construction on I-494 and surrounding highways

An overview of the eight-mile construction project on I-494 between I-394 in Minnetonka and the I-94/694 Interchange in Plymouth and Maple Grove will be presented.

What: Learn more and give input on area construction projects
When and Where: There are multiple meetings set
Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us
Resources: News release

I-394 project

Learn more about the I-394 project.

What: Learn more and give input on area construction projects
When: Wednesday, March 18, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Where:
Holden Center at Dunwoody College of Technology, 818 Dunwoody Blvd, Minneaplis, Minn.
Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us
Resources: News release, Project page

State Rail Plan

Learn more about the State Rail Plan.

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When and Where: There are multiple statewide meetings set
Contact: Sue Roe, susan.roe@state.mn.us
Resources: News release, project page

Statewide Freight Plan

Learn more about the Statewide Freight Plan.

Resources: project page

State Bicycle System Plan

Give input at activity stations, get the latest project updates, and help to guide MnDOT in its next steps to identify a statewide system of bicycle routes.

What: Statewide meetings with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When and Where: There are multiple statewide meetings set
Contact: Sue Roe, susan.roe@state.mn.us
Resources: News release, project page

Area Transportation Improvement Program

Give input on the MnDOT Area Transportation Improvement Program

What: Public comment period to give input on the plan
When: Public comment period is March 18 to April 18, 2015
Contact: Reid Baumann, reid.baumann@state.mn.us
Resources: ATIP comment site

To request a hard copy of the plan, contact Darren Laesch, MnDOT District 2 Planning Director, at 218-755-6554 or darren.laesch@state.mn.us.

Hwy 23

Learn more about the Hwy 23 passing lanes project

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When: Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 4 to 6 p.m.
Where:
Granite Falls City Hall, Council Chambers, 641 Prentice Street
Contact: Susann Karnowski, susann.karnowski@state.mn.us
Resources: News release

Hwy 25

Learn more about the plans for two 2015 Hwy 25 improvement projects in Monticello

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When: Thursday, March 5, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Where:
Monticello Community Center, 505 Walnut St.
Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us
Resources: News release, Project page

I-94

Learn more about the 2015 traffic and construction plans for I-94 in Rogers and St. Michael

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When: Wednesday, March 25, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Where:
St. Michael City Hall, 11800 Town Center Dr. NE
Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us
Resources: News release, Project page

Hwy 169 in Jordan

Learn more about the Highway 169 improvement project between Hwys 282 and 21 in Jordan.

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When: Tuesday, March 31, from 4 to 6 p.m.
Where:
SCALE Regional Public Safety Trainging Facility, 17706 Valley View Drive, Jordan, Minn.
Contact: Kirsten Klein, kirsten.klein@state.mn.us
Resources: News release, Project page

Hwy 169 Mankato - St. Peter flood mitigation

Learn more about the Highway 169 Mankato to St. Peter flood mitigation project and related detour scheduled for construction in 2016.

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When: Monday, Feb. 9, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Where:
St. Peter Community Center —Sr. Room, 600 S. 5th St., St. Peter
Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us
Resources: Project page

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns
When: Tuesday, Feb. 10, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Where:
MnDOT Headquarters, 2151 Bassett Dr, Mankato
Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us
Resources: Project page