Dayton: $1.4B Bonding Bill Would Add Nearly 40K JobsGov. Mark Dayton is asking lawmakers to borrow $1.4 billion to tackle a massive to-do list of public construction projects. The Democratic governor released his proposed bonding bill on Friday.
More Gates, More Security Lines Coming To MSP?Your next trip out of town could soon become a lot easier. Officials at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport laid out several changes they'd like to make on Tuesday.
Plenty Of Projects Will Transform Twin Cities For Super Bowl 2018If Super Bowl fans wander around the Twin Cities in 2018 thinking "everything looks so new around here," there's a good reason. Much of what they see will be.
Senate Pulls Wraps Off $1.1B Construction PlanThe Minnesota Senate's proposal for publicly backed construction projects totals more than $1.1 billion in combined borrowing and cash-financed projects. The proposal released Monday calls for borrowing of $846 million and about $200 million in cash from the state's surplus.
Kaler Asks For $299M For University Construction ProjectsUniversity of Minnesota President Eric Kaler warned that world-famous research at the U could slow down if the legislature does not approve funding to update its century-old laboratories.
What Will The Vikings Stadium Bring To Downtown?People are already talking about the economic impact of the new Vikings stadium, as a $400 million development is in the works to tie the east end of downtown in with the new stadium. The project will include two office towers big enough for 6,000 workers.
Get Ready For Some Major Traffic On 694 MondayGet ready for some major traffic trouble Monday. That's when a five-month road project begins on Interstate 694 -- one of the busiest roadways in the north metro.
Dismal Spring Has Landscaping Jobs Delayed At Least 1 MonthFor the Twin Cities, the cold and rainy weather has dramatically slowed landscaping and gardening projects. Whether it's a major patio project, or planting a home garden, everything seems to be a month behind.
Downed Minn. Projects Bill May Be Back But SlimmerTop Minnesota lawmakers are searching for a way to assemble a slimmed-down construction projects bill that would include renovation funding for the state Capitol.
MnDOT Construction Season Expected To Cost $1.1 BillionThe Minnesota Department of Transportation announced its 2013 construction plans on Wednesday, and it will be a busy season on many of the state's roads.
MnDOT Announces 2012 State Road Construction ProgramWith a construction cost of $1.1 billion, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced its 2012 construction program that includes 316 projects around the state.
MnDOT Announces Flood Mitigation Projects Minnesota transportation officials have announced eight flood mitigation projects to be built over the next five years.
Obama To Step Up Power Line ProjectsThe Obama administration wants to speed up permitting and construction of seven proposed electric transmission lines in 12 states, as it moves to create jobs and modernize the nation's power grid.
U Of Minn. Regents To Discuss Building ProjectsThe University of Minnesota Board of Regents is set to meet this week to discuss their building-projects wish list for next year.
Minn. House Defeats $47M For Flood ProjectsThe Minnesota House defeated $47 million in state bonding for projects to control flooding in the Red River Valley and other parts of the state.