Higher Speed Limits Coming To 5,000 Miles Of Minnesota HighwayThe Minnesota Department of Transportation is increasing the speed limit on many areas of state highways following the recommendations of a five-year study.
Despite Friday's Storm, Minnesota Snow Drought RemainsThe Minnesota Department of Transportation is asking drivers to be on the lookout after at least three snowplows were hit in the southern part of the state Friday.
MnDOT Announces Funding For 3 Rail Service Improvement ProjectsThe Minnesota Department of Transportation says $1.55 million in funding will be used for three rail improvement projects across the state.
Vehicle Flips On Hwy 169 After Police ChaseThe Anoka Police Department says individuals have been injured in a crash on Highway 169 in Champlin.
Plans For Safer, Less Congested Hwy 252 Being ConsideredWhen state Highway 252 was designed back in the 1970’s, neighbors generally opposed a freeway design.That's why controlled intersections have since lined the highway’s six-mile stretch.
Take Extra Caution When Driving Near Snowplows, MnDOT SaysIncoming weekend snow will arrive with more snowplows out on the roads, meaning motorists should be extra careful to avoid crashes with snowplows.
Downtown To Crosstown Stretch Of I-35W Closing FridayThe Minnesota Department of Transportation (MNDOT) is reminding Minnesotans to plan accordingly this weekend with the closure of a stretch of Interstate 35W.
A Solar Garden Is Coming To MinneapolisIt's an urban garden unlike any Minnesota has seen before, and it will be planted on top of a busy downtown parking ramp.
A Sign Of The Times: Rules Of Campaign Yard Signs
Who Writes MnDOT's Electronic Highway Signs?It started back in November 2016. MNDOT, as the Minnesota Department of Public Safety was looking for ways to reach young men.
Where Does All The Old I-35W Rubble Go?“It’s 100 percent recyclable,” says Dave Aikens, a spokesman with MnDOT. “We reuse every scrap of it.”
MnDOT Saves ‘Photographers’ Hole’ From 24th Street BridgeOne of the photographers’ holes that allowed photographers to take iconic pictures of the Minneapolis skyline has been saved after the bridge was torn down.
Hospitals, Public Transit Prep For Widespread Road ClosuresMajor road construction projects across Minneapolis could lead to major headaches this weekend. And some for far longer.
Why Don't MnDOT Crews Work Around The Clock?Starting Friday night, MNDOT will close the main entrances from 35W in and out of downtown for four months. For some drivers, that will seem like a very long time.
MnDOT Warns Memorial Day Drivers To Be Cautious In Work ZonesMemorial Day weekend is not only the first unofficial weekend of summer, but also among the deadliest times of the year for road accidents.