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Minnesota Department of Transportation

January 12, 2016
Peggy Harter, a rail crossing engineer with Stantec Engineering, described options the firm helped the city of Benson develop to address safety and mobility issues at the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway crossings. Harter and city officials hosted an open house-style meeting Monday to gather citizen input on the proposals. (TOM CHERVENY | WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE)
Safety issues bolster Benson’s case for improving rail crossings
January 12, 2016 - 11:36pm
December 10, 2015
MnDOT to decide on Milan Bridge solution in spring
December 10, 2015 - 11:10pm
December 9, 2015
Litchfield seeks comments on Highway 12 project
December 9, 2015 - 11:14pm
MnDOT to host Highway 12 open house Dec. 16 in Kerkhoven
December 9, 2015 - 12:06am
November 30, 2015
A screen grab shows Minnesota Highway 7 in Clara City on the Minnesota Department of Transportation website MnDOT recently added 92 cameras to its site. (Minnesota Department of Transportation)
MnDOT adds to its online traffic camera lineup in time for winter
November 30, 2015 - 10:21pm
November 20, 2015
Speed limits to increase on Highway 12 and other area highways
November 20, 2015 - 11:21pm
A task force recommended that the Milan Bridge be replaced rather than rehabilitated, as had been planned. The Minnesota Department of Transportation will now investigate if federal and state laws will allow the change, and funding can be obtained for what would be a more costly project. File | Tribune
Task force urges replacing Milan Bridge
November 20, 2015 - 11:14pm
November 19, 2015
Speed limits to increase on some area highways
November 19, 2015 - 4:42pm
September 28, 2015
A drone flies by a bridge during a July test to see if the unmanned aircraft can be used to help inspect Minnesota bridges. (Minnesota Department of Transportation | Submitted)
Minnesota tests bridge-inspecting unmanned aircraft
September 28, 2015 - 11:35pm
September 22, 2015
MnDOT says rain could cause travel problems
September 22, 2015 - 10:35pm
September 21, 2015
MnDOT asks motorists, farmers to share the road
September 21, 2015 - 11:31pm
September 14, 2015
MnDOT to lift detour from Atwater to Litchfield
September 14, 2015 - 8:34pm
August 25, 2015
Pick up the new state bicycle map at the state fair
August 25, 2015 - 11:00pm
August 24, 2015
MnDOT, Duininck Inc. reach settlement
August 24, 2015 - 11:00pm
August 20, 2015
The Minnesota Department of Transportation hired a consultant to lead it and Milan residents to a consensus on the Milan Bridge, which spans Lac qui Parle Lake. MnDOT had planned to refurbish the bridge, as it is a historic structure, but area residents and community leaders say it needs to be completely replaced for safety and transportation. (File | Tribune)
MnDOT works toward consensus on Milan Bridge
August 20, 2015 - 11:40pm