Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Twin Cities Metro District Right of Way



The Twin Cities Metro District Right of Way office provides the following services:

  • Supplies real estate and land information services to the Metro area
  • Acquires land for the construction and maintenance of MnDOT transportation facilities
  • Offers relocation assistance for commercial, industrial, residential, farm or special purpose properties
  • Obtains permits, negotiates agreements and manages state-owned property through lease and sale, and reconveys properties no longer needed for transportation purposes
  • Administers the release and turnback of unneeded portions of the highway system to the appropriate levels of local government