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Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC)
The TAC is one of two technical advisory committees to the MIC. Its members inlcude planning and engineering staff from all MIC jurisdictions and also represent various modes of transportation including bikes and pedestrians, airport and port/harbor.
TAC Meetings
The MIC's Transportation Advisory Committee is made up of planning and engineering technical staff from all MIC jurisdictions. The TAC meets monthly, on the Tuesday before each MIC Policy Board meeting (on the third Wednesday of the month). TAC member comments and recommendations are presented to the Policy Board for their consideration, particularly in regard to voting items on the MIC agenda.

TAC Objectives
  • To advise the Metropolitan Interstate Council in transportation-related matters including, but not limited to, the development of transportation plans and programs, preparation of the transportation portion of work programs and study designs, and review of transportation projects submitted by the MIC.
  • To provide a forum for discussion of transportation matters relevant to the Duluth-Superior urbanized area by the local, state and federal officials who are directly concerned with their planning, programming and implementation.
  • To encourage participation in and coordination with metropolitan planning by all transportation implementation agencies and departments which have a direct part in the physical development of the transportation system of the Duluth-Superior urbanized area.
  • To encourage an intermodal and interdisciplinary approach to the overall transportation needs of the metropolitan area.
For More Information
Contact MIC Director Ron Chicka by phone at (218) 529-7506 or send a message by email

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Update: Bong Bridge Roundabout (2015)

A new roundabout will be constructed as part of the 2014-2015 rehabilitation of the US2/Bong Bridge between Superior and Duluth:

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WisDOT website: Fast Facts about the 2014-2015 Bong Bridge Rehabilitation Project

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Lincoln Park Multimodal Transportation Study

Duluth-Superior Port Land Use Plan- 2015 Update

Northwest Douglas County Freight Movement Study

4th Street Construction Project

Duluth 6th Avenue East Traffic Study

Bicycle Planning

Recent Plans and Studies
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Grand Ave/State Hwy 23 Corridor Study

Superior South End Traffic Study

Intersection Control Evaluation (ICE) Study for the Duluth Area

Duluth-Superior Cruise Ship Terminal Study

DLH Air Service/Air Cargo Leakage & Expansion Analysis

Duluth Sidewalk Study

Duluth-Superior Metropolitan Bike Map

Central Entrance Corridor Study

Lincoln Park Pedestrian Plan

Transportation Systems Management (TSM)

N Minnesota/NW Wisconsin Freight Plan

UMD-CSS Transportation Study

East 2nd Street Corridor Study (Superior)

DTA Route Analysis for the City of Superior

Downtown Modal Connections Study

Proctor Comprehensive Plan Update 2008

Endion Land Use and Transportation Study

Safe Routes To School Funding Applications

Northwest Superior Traffic Circulation Plan

Proctor Master Trail Plan

Munger Trail to Lakewalk Connector

Erie Pier Management Plan

Duluth Heights Traffic Circulation Plan

MnDOT Functional Classification Update

Public Involvement Plan

Rice Lake Road Corridor & Traffic Impact Study

Duluth and Superior Safe Routes to School Plans

Duluth Urban Area Growth Impact Study

Human Services Coordinated Transit Plan