Minnesota Department of Transportation

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MnDOT District 8

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Map of MnDOT District 8, covering Southwest Minnesota.

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District 8 news

  • MnDOT is seeking final approval on the project layout for the Hwy 19/College Dr. reconstruction project. Visit the webpage to view the recommended layout and find opportunities to visit with us in person.
  • Hwy 75 demonstration projects - Two safety projects are being installed in the city of Pipestone on July 15th. Learn more about the temporary projects and give your feedback.
  • Visit the virtual open house for the Hwy 7 roundabout project to learn more about the project details.
  • You're invited to the Hwy 212 Sacred Heart virtual open house. Visit the project page to learn more about the project and to visit the virtual open house.
  • You can now get travel and project alerts by text! Click the "Email and text updates" button under "Connect with Us" in the righthand sidebar.