Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Jan. 24, 2017

Public invited to regional meetings to help develop transit ideas in SE MN

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The public is invited to attend workshop meetings in February in southeast Minnesota to help offer ideas on strategies and projects for improving transportation options for veterans, elderly, low-income or disabled people.

The three meetings are part of the Region 10 Transit Coordination Plan and open to everyone, including local governments, transit operators, non-profit organizations and other interested parties.

“All transit users and stakeholders, persons with an interest in eliminating barriers and improving services for the elderly, persons with disabilities, persons with low incomes and veterans are invited,” said Andrew Andrusko, principal planner for MnDOT District 6 and  Region 10.

The purpose of the meetings is to help develop a plan for coordinated transit and human services that identifies, assesses and provides strategies to meet the current and future needs of individuals with disabilities, older adults, persons with low income and others.

The three meetings are:

Public Workshop #1 – Wednesday, Feb. 8, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
Rochester City Hall
Conference Room 104 
201 4th Street SE
Rochester, MN 55904

Public Workshop #2 – Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
MnDOT Owatonna Office
Conference Room 2
1010 21st Avenue NW
Owatonna, MN 55060

Public Workshop #3 –Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
Winona City Hall
Council Chambers
207 Lafayette St,
Winona, MN 55987