Highway Access Management Policy Study

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Date Created
1999-01
Description
This report was submitted to the 1999 Minnesota Legislature pursuant to 1997 Minnesota Session Laws chapter 143 Sec. 19: The commissioner of transportation shall gather information and consult with public officials of towns, cities, counties, and other political subdivisions to consider views and proposals for establishing a comprehensive, statewide highway access management policy. The commissioner shall make findings and prepare a report to the Legislature, with recommendations covering a wide range of interrelated land use, engineering, and legal procedures and planning designed to maximize the operational efficiency and safety of all functional categories of roadways. The commissioner of transportation shall submit the report to the Legislature by January 15, 1999.

Cost Sharing Policies of State Transportation Agencies

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Date Created
2013
Report Number
TRS1307
Description
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is in the process of updating its cost participation policy and was interested in learning about other states' cost sharing policies and cooperative programs for consideration in implementing applicable findings into this policy update. This Transportation Research Synthesis includes a review of relevant state laws and policies, as submitted by state transportation agencies. It also identifies elements of effective policies and lessons learned from the development and implementation of these policies. The review resulted in a compilation of survey results and in-depth summaries of five case studies of effective policies.