Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Walking in Minnesota

Safety education

We all must take responsibility to follow the law, pay attention and share the road. Follow the law and these safety guidelines to keep everyone safe.

Planning and research

The Minnesota Department of Transportation oversees a statewide transportation system, which also includes people who walk and roll. 

Design and engineering

Pedestrian accommodations in roadway projects are supported by Federal Legislation, Minnesota State Statutes and MnDOT policy and practice. MnDOT translates Federal and State laws for accommodating people walking and bicycling into policies and practices.

Grants and funding

Funding opportunities for bicycle and pedestrian-related activities.