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News Releases

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

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General news

Public invited to provide feedback on plans for Hwy 24 improvement project through Clearwater, Clear Lake (Jan. 18, 2017)

Open house for High Bridge project in St. Paul set for Feb. 7 (Jan. 18, 2017)

MnDOT releases two statewide plans that shape Minnesota’s transportation future (Jan. 13, 2017)

MnDOT asks motorists’ help for safer driving around snowplows (Jan. 11, 2017)

MnDOT study shows economic, health benefits of bicycling in Minnesota (Jan. 10, 2017)

Public meeting set in Cannon Falls Jan. 19 for Hwy 52 interchange construction (Jan. 6, 2017)

Open house for Hwy 23 expansion from Paynesville to Richmond set for January 12 (Jan. 6, 2017)

MnDOT urges motorists to use caution when driving (Jan. 3, 2017)

Construction and road conditions

Twice-postponed bridge demolition set this weekend for 101st Avenue bridge over I-94 in Maple Grove (Jan. 18, 2017)

Hwy 22 Victory Drive Memorial meeting at Mankato Armory Jan. 31 (Jan. 18, 2017)

Northbound Interstate 35W restricted Thursday, Jan. 19 for inspection of damaged railroad bridge in Arden Hills (Jan. 17, 2017)

Start of Hwy 169 project at Nine Mile Creek Bridge delayed again. (Jan. 13, 2017)

Beams to be set on bridge overpass of Highway 23 the week of January 16 (Jan. 13, 2017)

Icy roads make hazardous driving conditions in Northeastern Minnesota (Jan 12, 2017)

UPDATE: Public meeting rescheduled for Jan. 25 for Hwy 52 interchange construction in Cannon Falls (Jan. 11, 2017)

Soil investigation work for Willmar Wye project begins January 11 (Jan. 10, 2017)

Weekend bridge demolition postponed at 101st Avenue N.E. in Maple Grove (Jan. 10, 2017)

Beams to be set on bridge overpass of Hwy 23 the week of January 16 (Jan. 9, 2017)

Hwy 169 project start date moves to Jan. 17 because of expected snow (Jan. 6, 2017)

MnDOT reminds public not push snow on to roads (Jan. 4, 2017)