Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Freight, Railroads & Waterways Contacts

Freight

  • Statewide Freight System Plan and Freight Investment Plan
  • Truck Parking Availability
  • NHS Intermodal Connectors Review
  • Minnesota Freight Advisory Committee (MFAC)

Waterways

  • Statewide Ports & Waterways Plan
  • Port Development Assistance Program (PDAP)
  • Port Authorities Information

Railroads

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Rail Safety and Coordination

State Rail Safety Engineer
Julie Whitcher
651-366-3688

Program Manager
Amy Johnson
651-366-3709

District 1 and 4
Paul DeLaRosa, Project Manager
Office: 651-366-3659
Cell: 952-381-5640

Districts 2 and 3
Rick Van Wagner, Project Manager
Office: 651-366-3713
Cell: 952-381-5951

Metro and District 6
Chris Rice, Project Manager
Office: 651-366-3673
Cell: 612-360-8130

Districts 7 and 8
Bob Rucker, Project Manager
Office: 651-366-3641
Cell: 612-360-5551

Maps, Data, Tools & Train Volume Requests
Mike Robinson
651-366-3667

Rail Administration project managers for railroad-highway projects in Minnesota