Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle and Metropolitan Council Chair Sue Haigh this month are hosting a series of town hall meetings on transportation. The most local stop on the tour is Thursday, Dec. 12 at Century College, 3300 Century Ave. N., White Bear Lake. From 4-6 p.m. Zelle and Haigh will lead a [...]
Several local projects are among those proposed by Washington County to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) for funding in 2015. Local proposals include: – A single-lane roundabout at the intersection of County State Aid Highway 15 (Manning Trail North) and Highway 97 in Scandia – A center left-turn lane and right-turn lane at Highway [...]
The roundabout in downtown Forest Lake has existed for three years. While its design will be simplified next month to reduce fender-benders, long-term plans are proceeding for a pair of roundabouts 1.4 miles south, where Highway 61 hits Highway 97.