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Minnesota Department of Transportation

35w Lake Street bus station July 25 2020 MnDOT screengrab

After 4 years, I-35W construction overhaul enters its final hours

MnDOT says everything will be open by the end of the day Friday.

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MnPASS will become E-ZPass next month

E-ZPass is accepted in toll lanes in 18 other states.

State Patrol

Fatal crash involving MnDOT truck, sedan on I-35W in Minneapolis

The incident happened Wednesday at around 8:30 p.m.

mndot winter highway dms alert

MnDOT automates winter weather alerts for highway signs

Previously, a MnDOT staff member had to pay attention to the weather and enter the alert for the appropriate areas, delaying how quickly messages got to the public.

Construction

Road construction in downtown St. Paul to begin this summer, go through fall 2022

The project will reduce capacity to two lanes in either direction and cause ramp closures.

MnDOT tow plow snowplow

MnDOT: Don't be scared by our snow tow plow truck

The tow plow, which is like two plows in one, helps clear roads faster after it snows.

1 busted bridge messed up boats, cars – and left a guy stranded

The Stillwater Lift Bridge is nearly ready for retirement.