MnDOT Begins New Electronic Sign Campaign For Safe DrivingStarting Monday, there will be new messages on those electronic signs above the highways. You've seen those digital signs warning motorists about stepped up enforcement of laws on drunk driving and speeding, but MnDOT felt the messages weren't sinking in.
Good Question: Who Sets The Speed Limits?Speed limits have been around in Minnesota since 1881. Back then, a streetcar in Duluth couldn’t go above 6 miles per hour. It wasn’t until 1937 the state statutes as we know them today are written.
MnDOT Reminder: Warmer Weather, More Bicycles It’s getting warmer, however slowly, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding motorists that warmer temperatures mean more bicyclists will return to the road, so motorists and bicyclists need to share the road safely.