Waseca and St. Clair receive funding from MnDOT for planning safe routes to school

By |2018-04-03T13:48:05-05:00April 3rd, 2018|

MnDOT has awarded 225-thousand dollars in Safe Routs to School grants and two area communities have receiving a portion of the funding for planning assistance. Sam Parker with Region Nine. The City of Waseca and the St. Clair School District were awarded grants on Tuesday. MnDOT received applications from more than 63 schools in the state and handed out 12 grants. Region Nine Development Commission Transportation Planner Sam Parker says the funding helps start the process to have community conversations about how to make walking and biking better. "We'll survey the parents. We will work with a committee of [...]