Minnesota Department of Transportation

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State Aid for Local Transportation

Historic records and publications

Historic records and publications

Historical materials on our programs can be made available by request. Please email saltirhelp.dot@state.mn.us to request information on the following:

Studies and Reports

Studies

  • Highway transportation in Minnesota, an engineering analysis - September 1954
  • Jurisdiction realignment project - 2014
  • Legislative study of state bridge grant funding for local bridges - January 2000
  • Legislative study of state funding for local road improvements - January 2002
  • Minnesota highway Needs, a summary report of the engineering study - October 1954
  • Program mission study - 2004
  • State of infrastructure - 2015 survey
  • Study of width standards for state aid streets and highways - 1979

Reports

  • Financing a proposed highway program in Minnesota, a report to the Minnesota highway study commission - October 1954
  • Report to the legislative interim commission on highway tax distribution - September 1956
  • Report of the Minnesota highway study commission to the legislature of the state of Minnesota - December 1954

Statutes and rules

  • Minnesota statutes, chapter 943, laws of 1957
  • The development of State Aid construction standards, rules, and regulations. A historical account of how Minnesota's state Aid standard evolved - 1978
  • Rules of September 1, 1959
  • Rules and regulations for State Aid operations under chapter 943, laws of 1957

Local system

  • Building a strong foundation, the history of State Aid for Local Transportation -1999
  • CSAH history, apportionment, accomplishment - April 1969
  • MSAS history, apportionment, accomplishment - July 1970