Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Releases

MnDOT news releases, initiatives and topics that are in the news

General news

MnDOT reminds drivers to use caution around snowplows (Jan. 18, 2019)

Winter truck load increases begin Jan. 18 for metro, south, southeast frost zones (Jan. 17, 2018)

Open house for Hwys 10 and 75 corridor study in Moorhead scheduled for January 30 (Jan. 16, 2019)

Twin Ports Interchange reconstruction project open house and project update scheduled January 28 in Duluth (Jan. 16, 2019)

Interstate 94 Albertville-to-Clearwater open house set for Jan. 29 (Jan. 16, 2019)

Open house on Jan 15 for future construction project in Hallock (Jan. 9, 2018)

Snow fences in west central Minnesota prove to be effective during recent winter storms (Jan. 7, 2019)

MnDOT encourages farmers to join standing corn rows program while planning spring planting (Jan. 7, 2019)

MnDOT funds three rail service improvement projects (Jan. 4, 2019)

MnDOT District 1 Freight Plan open house scheduled Jan. 16 in Duluth (Jan. 4, 2019)

MnDOT launches truck parking technology to help drivers find safe parking spaces (Jan. 4, 2019)

New cameras on MnDOT’s 511 system, more southeast Minnesota installations this summer (Jan. 3, 2019)

Construction and road conditions

Winter storm warning issued in SE Minnesota, MnDOT reminds drivers to use caution (Jan. 18, 2019)

Brief daily Hwy 63 traffic delays at Red Wing Bridge begin Jan. 21 for girder unloading (Jan. 17, 2019)

MnDOT to start improvements to I-94 between Maple Grove, Clearwater this summer (Jan. 15, 2019)

Hwy 23 south of Jasper opening to one lane (Jan. 14, 2019)

Hwy 23 closed south of Jasper due to crash (Jan. 14, 2019)

Black ice creates dangerous driving conditions (Jan. 14, 2019)

Hwy 14 closed, detoured in Winona for pedestrian-vehicle crash investigation (Jan. 14, 2019)

MnDOT to test aesthetic lighting system on Kennedy Bridge in East Grand Forks starting next week (Jan. 11, 2019)

No travel advisory lifted for west central Minnesota (Jan. 7, 2019)

No travel advisory lifted for portions of west central Minnesota (Jan 7. 2019)

Freezing rain creates hazardous driving conditions (Jan. 6, 2019)

Interstate 35 Forest Lake rest area reopens Jan. 7 (Jan. 4, 2019)

Railroad crossing arms are now functioning on Highway 40 in Milan (Jan. 3, 2019)

Railroad crossing arms are down on Highway 40 in Milan (Jan. 3, 2019)

Heavy traffic expected on Interstate 35, local streets Saturday evening in Duluth (Jan. 1, 2019)

All no-travel advisories lifted for southwest Minnesota (Jan. 1, 2019)

No-travel advisory lifted for segments of Highways 40, 67, and 75 in southwest Minnesota (Jan. 1, 2019)

No-travel advisory lifted for Highways 68 and U.S. 75 in southwest Minnesota (Jan. 1, 2019)

No-travel advisory lifted for west central Minnesota (Jan. 1, 2019)