$32 million in grants for transportation projects will support economic development, job creation

Posted In: Transportation
Date: 1/5/2016

The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), in partnership with the Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), has awarded $32 million in grants for 11 state highway projects that will support growing industry and businesses, leverage private funding, and improve the transportation system for all users. The funding was awarded under the state’s Transportation Economic Development Program (TED).

The grants will support road and interchange improvements in 11 communities across the state.

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For details, see Gov. Dayton's press release identifying the projects. 


Posted In: Transportation


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