Minnesota Department of Transportation

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West Central Minnesota Regional Information

MnDOT District 4

Doing Business with District 4

For contractors

For motor carriers

For roadside partners

  • Adopt-A-Highway - Public service program for volunteers to pick up litter along Minnesota’s highways. Volunteer today! Contact one of our District 4 offices for more details:
    • Detroit Lakes 218-846-3600
    • Morris 320-208-7000
  • Landscape Partnerships - How your community can work with MnDOT to design, install and maintain roadside plantings
  • Living Snow Fences - Off-road plantings help keep state highways clear in winter. Federal and state government are partnering to expand the living snow fence program.
  • Moorhead HAWK Signal (PDF): An explanation of the new pedestrian signal.
  • Headwaters RDC: Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods and Mahnomen counties
  • Upper Minnesota Valley RDC: Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Swift and Yellow Medicine counties
  • Tribes and Transportation: Information and contacts for Indian tribal governments located within Minnesota.
  • West Central Initiative

Financing Minnesota roads

Purchasing equipment and property

  • Equipment¬†- Cooperative purchasing venture for cities, counties and townships
  • Excess property for sale¬†- Pictures, descriptions, bid forms and instructions to purchase excess land and buildings

Transit and commuter rail