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Construction of Tunnels Under Highways Permit

Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT)

Agency contact information:

Transportation (MnDOT), Minnesota Department of
395 John Ireland Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155-1899
(800) 657-3774 | (800) 627-3529
Utility Agreements and Permits Unit
395 John Ireland Blvd., MS 678, St. Paul, MN 55155-1899 | (651) 366-4668


Minnesota Department of Transportation

Utility Agreements and Permits

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The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) provides a balanced transportation system. Responsible areas include aeronautics, highways, motor carriers, ports, public transit, railroads and pipelines.


Minn. Stats. 160.25


MINNESOTA RULES 8810.3200 - 8810.3600


MnDOT 1723 and agreement

Application forms are available on the MN Dept. of Transportation (MnDOT) website, Utility Agreements and Utility Permits section at Permit information and Forms.


A surety bond usually required and retained for one or two years after installation. Wording for bonding (individual or continuing) is available on the MnDOT website at Permit information and Forms

MnDOT accommodation of utilities on highway right of way should be followed, refer to Utility Accommodation on Highway Right of Way


No fee.

Period of Issuance:


Length of Determination Process:

6-10 weeks.