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201 4th Street SE
Room 108
Rochester, Mn 55904 (Map)

Phone: 507-328-2400
Fax: 507-328-2401

Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Broadway Avenue Corridor Study and Pavement Management Plan

The project includes long- and short-term planning for Broadway Avenue from 37th Street NE to Civic Center Drive (north segment) and also 12th Street South (TH 14) to 28th Street South (south segment).

Study Vision Statement: 

“Develop a Capital Improvement Plan that provides for the conversion of Broadway Avenue to a Complete Street and provides for the timely and cost-effective investment of limited funds for the near and long term.”


  • Develop guidelines to improve the safety and mobility of all modes of transportation in a 50-year Capital Improvement Plan
  • Promote a welcoming, inviting corridor to support economic vitality and a sense of place
  • Plan for sustainable infrastructure
  • Provide for timely and cost-effective investment of limited funds for the near and long term
  • Consider long-range land-use planning

Northern Rochester Transportation Study

The City of Rochester and MnDOT are working on a "unified transportation improvement plan" to better serve the transportation needs of northern Rochester as the area continues to develop.  The area considered in this study is generally defined by 55th St NW to 75th St NW and 18th Ave NW to 50th Ave NW.  Click here to reach the project's website.  

Rochester Airport Environmental Assessment

Traffic Calming In Rochester

Neighborhood associations, property owners or others that are considering or would like to have the city consider “implementing Traffic Calming” measures should first contact the Public Works department 507-328-2430.   The City Traffic Engineer, will be available to neighborhood groups interested in implementing Traffic Calming measures.  

Traffic Calming background information can be viewed by clicking below: