Tag: department of transportation

MnDOT release annual Sustainability and Public Health Report

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/27/21) (Minnesota) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation recently released its 5th annual Sustainability and Public Health Report to show progress in reducing carbon pollution from transportation, prioritizing walking, bicycling, transit, and meeting the energy environmental goals of the state. According to the report, MnDOT has seen progress from 2019 in…
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July 27, 2021 0

Highway 210 Deerwood-Aitkin traffic delays, detours continue through Summer

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/13/21) (Aitkin, MN) — A reminder from the Minnesota Department of Transportation that motorists will be encountering delays and changes to their commutes on Highway 210 between east junction Highway 6 in Deerwood and Ninth Avenue West in West Aitkin. Crews will be repairing and improving nine miles of roadway on…
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July 13, 2021 0

MnDOT asking Wahkon residents to ‘try-out’ demonstration project

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/12/21) (Wahkon, MN) — The City of Wahkon is one of three cities in Minnesota currently being used to demonstrate projects from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT is asking those who travel by foot, bicycle, or motor vehicles to “try-out” the projects that are set-up through the summer for the…
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July 12, 2021 0

MnDOT unveils Statewide Pedestrian System Plan

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/1/21) (Minnesota) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation late last week released their first Statewide Pedestrian System Plan, which provides policy and investment guidance to improve places where people walk across and along Minnesota highways. The Pedestrian System Plan identifies priority areas for investments and lays out specific strategies to improve…
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June 3, 2021 0