Mankato Field Hearing – Next Steps on Nicollet to New Ulm

On behalf of the Highway 14 Partnership, THANK YOU to all who were able to attend the House Transportation Committee Field Hearing in Mankato on March 8. Local news reports indicated that around 100 community members attended the meeting to … Continue reading

Highway 14 funding bill slated for hearing when House Transportation Committee travels to Mankato on March 8

News Advisory Contact: Shane Zahrt, Highway 14 Partnership members and other advocates will testify in support of House File 538, a bill to fund Nicollet to New Ulm highway expansion project. Who: Minnesota House Transportation Committee What: Committee field … Continue reading

Highway 14 advocates praise passage of bill to advance Owatonna to Dodge Center construction

For Immediate Release Contact: Shane Zahrt, Below is a statement from Karen Foreman, president of the U.S. Highway 14 Partnership and a member of the Mankato City Council regarding Governor Walz’s signature on HF 80, passed by the legislature … Continue reading

Legislation to speed up Owatonna to Dodge Center construction takes first step in Senate

After the Legislature passed $160 million in trunk highway bonds to complete the Owatonna to Dodge Center project last year, Minnesota Management and Budget identified an issue with the bonding language that could delay construction by up to three years. … Continue reading