Contact Us

Minnesota Department Of Transportation Wants Your Help Developing A Ports And Waterways Plan; Public Comment Period Runs Through December 27

(Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Here’s an excellent way to make your voice heard in the future of our state’s waterways. MNDOT is accepting public comment for their first State Ports And Waterways Plan through December 27.

Four ports on Lake Superior and five ports on 222 miles of the Mississippi River now provide essential transportation connections and access to national and international markets. The plan identifies opportunities, challenges and strategies to improve freight movement along this system and establish consistent federal and state funding sources.

This past summer, MNDOT presented the plan in Duluth, Winona, and St. Paul through a series of open house meetings.  In order to gain additional input, the public comment timetable has been left open through December 27.

For more information about the Ports and Waterways Plan or to make comments, contact Matthew Pahs, MNDOT Freight Planner, at 651-366-3694 or Updated information will be posted at


Best of Kool 101.7

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KOOL Gang quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KOOL Gang contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.