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District 1

Hwy 23

 

Learn more about the Hwy 23 paving project

 

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

When: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 at 6 p.m.

Where: Center City West Community Center, Evergreen Senior Center room, 5830 Grand Avenue, Duluth, Minn.

Contact: Beth Petrowske, beth.petrowske@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 210 construction

 

Learn more about Hwy 210 construction needed to repair damage in Forbay Lake

 

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

When: Tuesday, June 2, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Where: Carlton County Transportation Building, 1630 County Road 61, Carlton, Minn.

Contact: Beth Petrowske, beth.petrowske@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 53 Relocation

 

Learn more about the Hwy 53 relocation project

 

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

When: Monday, April 22 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Where: Mountain Iron Community Center, 8586 Enterprise Drive South, Mountain Iron, Minn. 55768

Contact: Beth Petrowske, beth.petrowske@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project website

 

District 2

Kennedy bridge study

 

Learn more about the Kennedy Bridge planning study

 

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

Where: The public will have two opportunities to attend an open house in Grand Forks, N.D. and East Grand Forks, Minn. See the study site to find each location and time.

Contact: TJ Melcher, tj.melcher@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, study site

 

Hwy 2 improvements

 

Learn more about the Hwy 2 improvements in Crookston

 

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

When: Thursday, June 13 at 6 p.m. and Tuesday, July 30, at 5 p.m.

Where: Crookston City Hall, 124 North Broadway, Crookston, Minn.

Contact: TJ Melcher, tj.melcher@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 2 Kennedy Bridge

 

Learn more about the Hwy 2 Kennedy Bridge planning study

 

What: Listening session to ask questions and provide comments on the study

When: Wednesday, July 17 from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: East Grand Forks Campbell Library Tech Room, 422 4th Street NW, East Grand Forks, Minn., and

Grand Forks City Hall Council Chambers, 255 North 4th Street, Grand Forks, North Dakota

Contact: TJ Melcher, tj.melcher@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

 

Storm water pollution prevention

 

Learn more about MnDOT's storm water pollution prevention program and the permit process for the municipal separate storm sewer system

 

What: Open house with brief overview of program

When: Thursday, May 30 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Where: East Grand Forks City Hall, 600 Demers Ave, East Grand Forks, Minn.

Contact: TJ Melcher, tj.melcher@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

District 3

 

I-94 project

 

Learn more about the traffic and construction details for the I-94 project in 2014

 

What: Two open houses with project representatives to answer questions and address concerns.

Where: The public will have two opportunites in March to attend an open house; see news release page for location and time.

Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 95 Rum River bridge

 

Learn more about the Hwy 95 Rum River bridge replacement

 

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

When: Tuesday, Feb. 4, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Cambridge City Hall, 300 Third Ave. NE.

Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 71

 

Learn more about the Hwy 71 reconstruction project in Browerville

 

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

When: Thursday, Feb. 6, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Browerville Community Center, 653 Main Street

Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 371 in Nisswa

 

Learn more about the Hwy 371 landscape plan in Nisswa

 

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

When: Tuesday, Oct. 29, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Nisswa City Hall, 5442 City Hall St., Nisswa, Minn.

Contact: J.P. Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 23/65

 

Learn more about the Hwy 23/65 construction project in Mora

 

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

When: Wednesday, Aug. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: Mora City Hall, 101 S. Lake Street, Mora, Minn.

Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

Hwy 10/CR 2 interchange

 

Learn more about the Hwy 10/CR 2 interchange

 

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

When: Tuesday, June 25, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: Rice City Hall, 2015 Main Street, Rice, Minn.

Contact: JP Gillach, james.gillach@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

District 4

I-94/Hwy. 75 interchange

 

Learn more about the I-94/Hwy. 75 interchange project

 

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

When: Thursday, Jan. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. with a short presentation at 6 p.m.

Where: Courtyard Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 1080 28th Avenue South, Moorhead, Minn.

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

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 34 passing lane

 

Learn more about the Hwy 34 passing lane project

 

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

Where: The public will have two opportunites to attend an open house in Park Rapids, Minn. and Detroit Lakes, Minn. See the news release page to find each location and time.

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

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 78

 

Learn more about the Hwy 78 improvements between Battle Lake and Perham

 

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

When: Tuesday, July 30, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. with a presentation at 6:45 p.m.

Where: Battle Lake City Hall, 108 Main Street East, Battle Lake, Minn.

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

Resources: News release, project site

 

Twin Cities Metro

Northern Lights Express study

 

Learn more about the Northern Lights Express Hinckley Loop Feasibility Study

 

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and discuss the study

When: Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, from 5 to 7 p.m. with presentations from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Hinckley Community Center

Contact: Mary McFarland, mary.mcfarland@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, study site

 

Hwys 36/95 construction

 

Learn more about the Hwy 36/95 construction schedule for 2014

 

What: Two open houses with project representatives to answer questions

When: Wednesday, March 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4:30 to 7 p.m.

Where: Oak Park Heights City Hall, 14168 Oak Park Blvd. N.

Contact: Jessica Wiens, jessica.wiens@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 5 bridge

 

Learn more about the Hwy 5 bridge rehabilitation project

 

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and discuss the project

When: Wednesday, March 12, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Where: Historic Fort Snelling Visitor Center, 200 Tower Avenue, St. Paul, Minn.

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 61/97 reconstruction

 

Learn more about the Hwy 61/97 reconstruction project

 

What: Open house to with project representatives to answer questions and discuss the project

When: Tuesday, March 18, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: Forest Lake High school, 6101 Scandia Trail N., Forest Lake, Minn.

Contact: Denise Workcuff, denise.workcuff@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Olmstead Transportation Forum

 

Learn more about Minnesota's Olmstead Plan

 

What: Open house to participate in the implementation of Minnesota's Olmstead Plan by sharing your thoughts on all the modes of Minnesota's transportation system

When: Wednesday, March 26, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Where: There will be multiple locations to attend the forum

Contact: Colin Stemper, colin.stemper@state.mn.us

Resources: Forum site

 

Investing in Transportation

 

Learn more about MinnesotaGo and talk with Commissioner Zelle

 

What: Town hall meetings with Commissioner Zelle to discuss the future of transportation funding and learn more about the vital role it plays in Minnesota's growing economy now through Dec. 17.

Where: There will be opportunities to attend meetings in several locations throughout the metro.

Resources: MinnesotaGo site

 

Hwy 10 access planning study

 

Learn more about the Hwy 10 access planning study

 

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions and discuss the study

When: Wednesday, Feb. 26, from 6 to 8 p.m., with a presentation beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Rooms A and B, Greenhaven Golf Course, 2800 Greenhaven Road, Anoka, Minn.

Contact: Denise Workcuff, denise.workcuff@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, study site

 

I-494 rehabilitation project

 

Learn more about the I-494 rehabilitation project between I-394 and I-94

 

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

When: Tuesday, Nov. 19, beginning at 4 p.m.

Where: Medicine Lake room at Plymouth City Hall, 3400 Plymouth Blvd., Plymouth, Minn.

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, study site

 

Hwy 212 Corridor study

 

Learn more about the Hwy 212 corridor study

 

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

When: Thursday, Nov. 14, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Where: Chaska Community Center, 1661 Park Ridge Drive, Chaska, Minn.

Contact: Kirsten Klein, kirsten.klein@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

494/I-35W Interchange

 

Learn more about the 494/I-35W interchange layout development and transit options

 

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

When: Thursday, Oct. 3, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: St. Richard's Catholic Church Community Room, 7540 Penn Avenue S, Richfield, Minn.

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 77/Cedar Grove Transit

 

Learn more about the Hwy 77 Managed Lane/Cedar Grove transit access

 

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

When: Wednesday, Oct. 2, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Eagan City Hall, 3830 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan, Minn.

Contact: Kirsten Klein, kirsten.klein@state.mn.us

Resources: Project site

 

I-35E, Cayuga and MnPASS construction

 

Learn more about the I-35E Cayuga improvement and MnPASS projects

 

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

When: Tuesday, Oct. 8 and Thursday, Oct. 10 from 4:30 to 7 p.m.

Where: There will be two locations for the self-directed open houses

Contact: Kevin Walker, kevin.walker@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Central Ave/BNSF Railroad bridge

 

Learn more about the Central Ave/Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad bridge reconstruction

 

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

When: Thursday, Oct. 24, from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

Where: Multipurpose room at Logan Park, 690 13th Ave., NE Minneapolis, Minn.

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 36 study

 

Learn more about the Hwy 36 study at Century and Hadley avenues

 

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

When: Tuesday, oct. 29, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: North St. Paul City Hall training room, 2400 Margaret Street North

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, study site

 

Learn more about the Hwy 36 study to improve intersections

 

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

When: Wednesday, July 17, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Oakdale Discovery Center, 4444 Hadley Avenue N., Oakdale, Minn.

Contact: Denise Workcuff, denise.workcuff@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 10 Access Study

 

Learn more about the Hwy 10 access planning study

 

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

When: Thursday, Sept. 12, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Where: Ramsey City Hall, 7550 Sunwood Drive, in the Alexander Ramsey room

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 100 reconstruction

 

Learn more about the Hwy 100 reconstruction project in St. Louis Park

 

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

When: Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Groves Academy, 3200 Highway 100, St. Louis Park, in the large gym

Resources: Project site

 

Hwy 52/CR 66 intersection

 

Learn more about the Hwy 52/CR 66 intersection improvement

 

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

When: Thursday, Aug. 1, from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Vermillion City Hall, 105 Main Street East

Contact: Kirsten Klein, kirsten.klein@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Regional Bicycle System master study

 

Contribute ideas for the study and identify regional bikeways at one of the workshops

 

What: Workshop to identify regional bikeways and contribute ideas for the study

When: Thursday, July 11, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the St. Louis Park Recreation Center, Banquet Room, 3700 Monterey Drive, St. Louis Park, Minn.

Contact: Michelle Pooler, michelle.pooler@state.mn.us

Resources: Provide feedback, project site

 

4th St. South/I-35W

 

Learn more about the 4th St. South/I-35W ramp and noise barriers

 

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

When: Thursday, July 18, Tuesday, July 23 and Wednesday, July 24 at 5 p.m.

Where: Each open house will be scheduled according to respective neighborhoods

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 101/CR 61 Southwest Reconnection Project

 

Learn more about the Hwy 101 river crossing and County Rd. 61/Flying Cloud Drive corridor

 

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

When: Wednesday, June 26 from 4 to 6 p.m

Where: Chanhassen Public Library, 7711 Kerber Blvd., Chanhassen, Minn.

Contact: Kirsten Klein, kirsten.klein@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 7/Louisiana Ave project

 

Learn more about the Hwy 7/Louisianna Ave. project in St. Louis Park

 

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

When: Thursday, June 27, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: City of St. Louis Park Municipal Service Center, 7305 Oxford Street

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 100 reconstruction

 

Learn more about the Hwy 100 reconstruction project

 

What: Open house to view visuals about noise walls, bridges, lighting landscaping and public art

When: Tuesday, June 25, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: St. Louis Park City Hall Council Chambers, 5005 Minnetonka Blvd.

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 610/County Rd. 30 Environmental Review

 

Review the Hwy 610/County road 30 road extension Environmental Assessment Worksheet

 

What: Review an environmental assessment worksheet regarding future four-lane divided county road between County Rd. 30 and Hwy 610 in Maple Grove.

When: Available for viewing at the following locations; written comments accepted through June 12, 2013

Where:

Contact: Bobbie Dahlke, bobbie.dahlke@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

District 6

Winona Bridge

 

Learn more about the Winona Bridge project

 

What: The first of several open houses with project representatives to answer questions

When: Thursday, March 27, from 5 to 6 p.m.

Where: Winona Armory, 1303 Homer Road, Winona, Minn.

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

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 52 interchange

 

Learn more about the Hwy 52 interchange near Cannon Falls

 

What: Open house with project representatives to answer questions

When: Monday, March 31, from 6 to 7 p.m.

Where: Urland Lutheran Church, 6940 County 9 Blvd

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

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 63 Red Wing Bridge

 

Learn more about the Hwy 63 Red Wing bridge project

 

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

When: Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Red Wing City Hall, 315 W 4th St., Red Wing, Minn.

Contact: Kristin Kammueller, kristin.kammueller@state.mn.us

 

Hwy 16 Bridge near Lanesboro

 

Learn more about the Hwy 16 bridge replacement near Lanesboro

 

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

When: Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Lanesboro Community Center, 202 Parkway Ave. South, Lanesboro, Minn.

Contact: Kristin Kammueller, kristin.kammueller@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Winona Bridge

 

Learn more about the Winona Bridge project environmental assessment

 

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

When: Thursday, Oct. 17, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Winona Armory, 1303 Homer Rd., Winona, Minn.

Contact: Kristin Kammueller, kristin.kammueller@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site, environmental assessment

 

Learn more about the Hwy 43 Winona bridge project

 

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

When: Monday, Aug. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m., with a formal presentation at 5 p.m.

Where: Winona Armory, 1303 Homer Road, Winona, Minn.

Contact: Kristin Kammueller, kristin.kammueller@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 60 bridge

 

Learn more about the Hwy 60 bridge replacement project in Faribault

 

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

When: Wednesday, July 17, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Faribault Chamber of Commerce, 530 Wilson Ave., Faribault, Minn.

Contact: Kristin Kammueller, kristin.kammueller@state.mn.us

Resources: News release,

 

ZIP Rail Study

 

Learn more about the proposed high-speed passenger rail service between Rochester and Twin Cities

 

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

When: All meetings will be from 5 to 7 p.m. with a formal presentation at 5:30 p.m. in the following locations:

Rochester: Monday, June 3, at Rochester Community & Technical College Heintz Commons Area, 85 30th Ave. SE, Rochester

Minneapolis: Tuesday, June 4, at Ramada Bloomington Hotel, Minneapolis Airport/Mall - Miami Room, 2300 American Blvd. E., MInneapolis

Cannon Falls: Thursday, June 6, at Urland Lutheran Church, 6940 County 9 Blvd., Cannon Falls

Contact: Kristin Kammueller, kirsten.kammueller@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

District 7

Hwy 169 construction impacts

 

Learn more about the Hwy 169 construction impacts

 

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

When: Thursday, Dec. 5, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Senior Center at the St. Peter Community Center

Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 22 roundabouts

 

Learn more about the progress of the Hwy 22 roundabouts in Mankato

 

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

When: Tuesday, Oct. 15, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: MnDOT building, 2151 Bassett Drive, Mankato, Minn.

Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 4 designs

 

Learn more about the Hwy 4 designs in St. James

 

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

When: Thursday, Sept. 5, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Community Building, 501 First Avenue S., St. James, Minn.

Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 169 access

 

Learn more about the Hwy 169 access on the north end of St. Peter

 

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

When: Monday, Aug. 12, from 5 to 6 p.m.

Where: Senior Center at the St. Peter Community Center, St. Peter, Minn.

Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 14 expansion

 

Learn more about the Hwy 14 expansion from North Mankato to Nicollet

 

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

When: Tuesday, July 16, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Nicollet Public School Community Room, 1 Pine Street, Nicollet, Minn.

Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release, project site

 

Hwy 169 construction

 

Learn more about the Hwy 169 construction through Blue Earth

 

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

When: Tuesday, June 4, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Public Safety Center, 120 South Walnut, Blue Earth, Minn.

Contact: Rebecca Arndt, rebecca.arndt@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

District 8

Hwy 24 resurfacing

 

Learn more about the Hwy 24 resurfacing project from Litchfield to Hwy 15

 

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

When: Tuesday, March 25, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Meeker County Courthouse, 325 Sibley Avenue North, Litchfield, Minn.

Contact: Judy Jacobs, judy.jacobs@state.mn.us

Resources: News release

 

Hwy 12 reconstruction

 

Learn more about the Hwy 12 reconstruction near the Hwy 71 Willmar Bypass

 

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

When: Monday, June 10, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Where: Willmar MnDOT building, 2505 Transportation Road, Willmar, Minn.

Contact: TJ Melcher, tj.melcher@state.mn.us

Resources: News release