Winter Weather Delaying MnDOT Construction SeasonEarlier this month, MnDOT announced more 250 construction projects for the season. Mother Nature had other ideas.
403 Crashes, Road Closures Amid April Snow StormOf those, 47 crashes involved injuries, two of them serious -- one in Brainerd and one in St. Cloud.
$1B In MnDOT Projects Announced For 2018Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle said that they are "critical investments" in the state's aging transportation network.
Busy Mpls. I-35W Stretch Closed As MnDOT Tears Down BridgeMinnesota Department of Transportation crews tore down the 38th Street Bridge Saturday in Minneapolis.
How Does MnDOT Decide Which Chemicals To Use On Roads?When the roads get coated in ice and snow, the Minnesota Department of Transportation has a number of different treatments to use to keep us safe.
I-35 Shut Down In Southern Minnesota Due To Blizzard ConditionsA 15-mile stretch of Interstate 35 in southern Minnesota is closed Monday afternoon due to blizzard conditions making travel dangerous.
Twin Cities Road Crews Prepare For January StormWinter will return Wednesday night, and the timing will make for a tough morning.
Winter Cold, Not Snow, Causing Problems On Minnesota RoadsIt's not snow causing problems for road crews, it's cold temperatures freezing everything to the pavement, making salt useless.
Driverless Buses Tested In Minnesota’s Winter WeatherThe Minnesota Department of Transportation debuted new technology Tuesday that's rarely been seen in Minnesota.
LED Traffic Lights Getting Bogged Down By SnowAs transportation crews replace incandescent light bulbs to the more energy-efficient LED lights, they have found they do not handle snow as well as before.
State Patrol: 660+ Crashes As Season's 1st Significant Storm Hits MinnesotaThe first big snowstorm of the season created dangerous travel conditions in the Upper Midwest that caused scores of highway crashes, including one that killed an elderly woman in Minnesota.
Infrared Camera Helping Troopers Catch MNpass ViolatorsThe Minnesota Department of Transportation is using a pilot program to crack down on people illegally using the carpool lane.