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Highway Safety Improvement Program

The latest solicitation (September 2018) for Greater Minnesota local projects for the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) (SFY 2020-2023) is now open.  The necessary documents can be found on this page.  Applications are due November 21, 2018.

The document linked below contains the selected projects during the last solicitation (March 2015) for SFY 2016-2019.   
Selected projects (PDF)

Can local government get funding for low cost highway improvements?

The Federal government has set aside approximately $33 million (in 2018) for HSIP safety projects; 60% of these funds are set aside for local safety projects. Specific regulations must be followed to apply for the funds. See the Local HSIP Announcement for further details.

Local Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)

(Please note: if you need an accessible version of the local HSIP Application form, please contact Erc DeVoe at 651-234-7016)

MnDOT District Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)

Reference material

The following material may be helpful in the application process, including calculations and reference materials/examples.

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