Highway Safety Improvement Program
The latest solicitation (September 2019) for Greater Minnesota local projects for the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) (SFY 2021-2024) is now open. Applications are due November 27, 2019.
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)
MnDOT District Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)
The following material may be helpful in the application process, including calculations and reference materials/examples.
- Crash Modification Factors Clearinghouse
- Benefit/Cost (B/C) worksheet - revised January 2020 (Excel)
- Crash rate calculator
- FHWA Highway Safety Improvement Program reporting
- State Aid funding
- Wright County Rural Intersection Lighting Policy (PDF)