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March 1, 2017
Failing bridge in Afton could cost $75,000 to replace
A recent state inspection found one Afton bridge to be in need of replacement. Afton City Engineer Diane Hankee said during a Feb. 21 Afton City...
March 1, 2017 - 12:45pm
January 25, 2017
‘Seeing is believing’: Snowplow cams show road conditions in real time
Minnesota drivers have a new tool for checking winter road conditions thanks to cameras installed on some of the transportation department’s...
January 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
October 13, 2016
Interstate 494 to be widened in 2018
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will help with frustrating Interstate 494 commutes in 2018. Improvements are being designed to help...
October 13, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 16, 2016
Safe Routes To School pilot project will end with statewide model for trail engineering
Getting to school on bike or on foot might get a little easier in the future for some Cottage Grove students, thanks to a project of Washington...
May 16, 2016 - 12:09am
October 17, 2015
I-94 project open house is set for Oct. 20
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting an open house for a project along I-94 that will affect traffic between Woodbury and St....
October 17, 2015 - 12:33pm
August 2, 2015
County owns Highway 5, renames 8.3 miles
Washington County has received 8.3 miles of roadway, and $22 million, from the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). At the July 21...
August 2, 2015 - 3:19pm
July 1, 2015
Lack of state funding doesn't hinder Gateway Corridor's fate
When all was said and done with the 2015 Minnesota legislative and special sessions, no funds were allocated for the Gateway bus rapid transit...
July 1, 2015 - 7:00am
September 2, 2009
I-494 project catches heat; safety concerns raised
If you have grumbled this summer about road construction along I-494 in Woodbury, just wait. State transportation officials say traffic will...
September 2, 2009 - 12:11pm
August 12, 2009
SB 494/Valley Creek ramp to close Thursday eve
The ramp from southbound I-494 to Valley Creek Road will be closed Thursday, August 13 at 8 p.m. and is expected to reopen on Friday, August 14 by 6 a.m. The work is required for storm sewer and grading work and is part of an ongoing improvement project that will add a continuous...
August 12, 2009 - 6:07pm
February 20, 2009
MnDOT faces $65 billion in needs over 20 years
BEMIDJI -- State officials project Minnesota's transportation needs for the next 20 years at $65 billion -- but they expect to see only $15 billion...
February 20, 2009 - 8:10am
November 13, 2008
MnDOT: Bridge program improved
ST. PAUL - Transportation officials said they completed extensive statewide bridge inspections, planned to hire more engineers and improved the...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
MnDOT still rebuilding image
ST. PAUL - Bodies of Minneapolis bridge collapse victims were still in the Mississippi River last Aug.
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Meet the new MnDOT commish
As a MnDOT employee, I followed the April 21 news about Gov. Tim Pawlenty's appointment of Tom Sorel to head the Department of Transportation with great interest. I was not familiar with the name. Nevertheless, I was happy about the leadership change in the department. While reading...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
April 10, 2008
Bridge probe deadline near
ST. PAUL - A law firm Minnesota legislators hired to conduct what was dubbed a Watergate-like investigation into the state Department of Transportation is hustling to meet a deadline next month.
April 10, 2008 - 12:00am