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Transportation & Land Use

Complete Streets: More active transportation options boost Rochester plan to attract international business

Complete Streets are roads that are safer and more accessible for all users—regardless of how they choose to travel. This March and April, we’re sharing a series of Complete Streets successes across Minnesota—from Alexandria to St. Peter. First up? Rochester.

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Transportation & Land Use

This session, let’s make transportation funding a priority

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Transportation is key to creating opportunities for families and businesses across Minnesota. Without immediate action, Minnesota will lose its best talent, our businesses will experience higher costs, and we’ll fall further behind. Read about the two bills that have been introduced that provide long-term investment in Minnesota’s transportation system.

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Transportation & Land Use

Bipartisan bill for electric vehicles is a win-win

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Back in 2011, Fresh Energy conducted an intensive, six-month deep dive into the issue of plug-in electric vehicles. With the help of several local and national experts, we studied a full range of EV-related issues and policy implications. But we also wanted to address one main question: should Minnesota embrace plug in vehicles? The answer is a resounding yes.

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