Thursday, June 13
8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
McNamara Alumni Center
University of Minnesota
200 Oak Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
As part of an effort to update the Minnesota statewide freight plan in 2013, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is hosting a future freight scenario planning workshop to gather input from freight stakeholders.
The six-hour event will begin with opening [...]
The Mid-America Freight Coalition welcomes Charlie Zelle, who was recently confirmed by Minnesota State Senate as the new Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT).
For more about Commissioner Zelle, checkout the recent article in the Star Tribune.
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has appointed Charlie Zelle to be the new MnDOT Commissioner, effective January 15, 2013.
Zelle is president and CEO of Jefferson Lines, which provides travel services in 13 Midwestern states. His family founded the company in 1919. It serves more that 60 Minnesota cities and specializes in connecting rural areas to destinations across [...]
The Center for Transportation Studies (CTS) at the University of Minnesota is holding the 16th Annual Freight and Logistics Symposium: The New American Energy Revolution on Friday, December 7 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
About the Event
Energy sources, supplies, and needs are changing our world at breakneck speed. In the Upper Midwest, for instance, fracking, ethanol, and wind [...]
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) recently announced the adoption of the Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan 2012-2031.
The updated plan is the result of extensive collaboration between MnDOT, partners, citizens, and stakeholders like you. Thank you for engaging in the process to craft a plan reflective of statewide interests.
The adopted Plan can be found on the [...]
Friday, October 5, 2012, 8 a.m. – noon
Holiday Inn Rochester Downtown
220 South Broadway Avenue
Rochester, MN 55904
The next meeting of the Minnesota Freight Advisory Committee (MFAC) will focus on the unique freight issues and innovations experienced by Southeast Minnesota.
Plan now to attend and hear from shippers, carriers, facilities operators, and the public about the region’s challenges and [...]