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Directions in Transportation 2035: Duluth-Superior Long Range Transportation Plan (July 2010)

The Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) provides direction for how the Duluth-Superior metropolitan area can arrive at a transportation future desired by its communities. With a 20 year outlook, the plan examines our area's transportation system against its current and future mobility needs, and establishes a set of strategies designed to meet those needs and achieve the transportation objectives of our area's communities.

Plan Chapters
Click on links, below, to view chapters of the LRTP:

Title Pages & Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Introduction/Goals and Objectives

Chapter 2 - Planning and Policy Framework

Chapter 3 - Trends

Chapter 4 - Performance

Chapter 5 - Projects and Funding

Chapter 6 - Participation

Appendix A - Travel Demand Model

Appendix B - Long Range Project List

Appendix C - Financial Capability Assessment

Appendix D - Stakeholder Involvement & Interagency Consultation Materials

Appendix E - Traffic Volume Maps (2008 & 2035 comparison)

Appendix F - Resolution adopting plan & Supporting materials

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We Need Your Input!
Public comments are being taken on the Draft 2017-2020 Duluth Area TIP through the month of July.

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Comments and questions are welcomed by contacting Chris Belden at (218) 529-7502; or by attending a drop-in “open house” on:
Tuesday, July 19 or
Tuesday, July 26

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission office, 221 West First Street, Duluth, MN.

Current Planning Initiatives
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
Connnections 2040: The Duluth-Superior Long Range Transportaton Plan

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