Minnesota road construction outlook

The Minnesota Department of Transportation outlined a busy summer construction season on Tuesday. MnDOT says it has 200 construction projects planned statewide to improve roads, bridges, and other transportation infrastructure.

MnDOT Name a Snowplow winners announced [RAW]

The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) said it received more than 8,000 snowplow name submissions in December, which were narrowed down to 49 finalists to be voted on. Now, the results are in for the eight winners.

Feds ban humorous highway messages

The Federal Highway Administration doesn’t have a sense of humor about highway signs. Its newest manual includes a ban by 2026 on funny and quirky messages on the electronic signs you’ve probably seen on the roads. And research by a University of Minnesota professor seems to support the decision.