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19th Annual Highway Report - Minnesota

The state's detailed results in highway performance and cost-effectiveness


Minnesota ranks 25th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, dropping 10 spots from last year’s report. Minnesota ranks 25th in total highway disbursements, 2nd in fatalities, 3rd in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 49th in urban Interstate congestion. Minnesota’s best rankings come in fatality rates (2nd), deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (3rd), and rural other principal arterial condition (13th). Minnesota’s lowest rankings are in urban Interstate congestion (49th) and rural Interstate condition (45th). Minnesota’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank

The full 19th Annual Highway Report and other states' rankings are here.

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