This plan describes and assesses the current aviation system performance and provides guidance for future aviation development in
. A performance-based planning approach is used to
address identified goals and strategies for the system. An investment plan has
also been prepared as part of the SASP to identify system needs and costs over
the 20-year planning period. Minnesota
The SASP is the result of extensive effort and collaboration over the past two years between the Minnesota Department of Transportation, stakeholders, partners and citizens. This will be the final opportunity for the public to provide input on the plan.
The SASP is the first mode specific plan MnDOT has presented to the public since adoption of Minnesota GO, the 50-year transportation vision, and a new Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan in September of 2012.
The State Aviation System Plan can be accessed electronically at http://www.dot.state.mn.us/aero/avoffice/planning/saspdraftchapters.html. It also is available for review in hard copy at the MnDOT Office of Aeronautics,
Plato Blvd East
and the MnDOT Library, 395 John Ireland Blvd., both in . St. Paul
A public hearing will be held February 4 from to in Room G15 at MnDOT’s main headquarters at
395 John Ireland Boulevard in . The public also may participate via videoconference
at the following MnDOT offices statewide: St. Paul
· Baxter –
7694 Industrial Park Road
– 3920 Highway 2 W Bemidji
– 1000 Highway 10 W Detroit Lakes
Duluth 1123 Mesaba Ave.
– Mankato 2151 Bassett
– Rochester 2900 48th
– St. Paul 395 John
– Willmar 2505
Written comments will be accepted through February 12 and should be addressed to:
Aviation Planning - SASP
MnDOT Office of Aeronautics
Those unable to attend in-person may participate in an online webinar via Adobe Connect. For details, visit http://www.dot.state.mn.us/aero/avoffice/planning/getinvolved.html.
For more information, contact Ryan Gaug at 651-234-7190 or email@example.com, or visit http://www.dot.state.mn.us/aero/avoffice/planning/sasp2011.html.
To request an
ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation for
the February 4 hearing, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater
Minnesota); 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay), or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make a
request at least one week in advance.