By the end of 2014, there will have been over $30 million invested in transportation projects across Minnesota’s Hennepin County. For an interactive map of the current projects, you can view Hennepin County’s “Transportation Map” here.
Included in the county’s long-term construction projects are:
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According to ABRN Wire Reports, the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) along with the organization’s supporters are offering secondary and post-secondary collision students attending career or technical colleges over $300,000 in scholarships and tool grants.
Some of the scholarship and grant opportunities include:
·3M “Hire Our Heroes” scholarship and Tool Grants for Returning Veterans and their Families
·AASP-MA Tool Grant
·ABRA Auto Body & Glass Tool Grant
·Collision Repair Education Foundation Scholarship
·GEICO Scholarship and Tool Grant
·The Lon Baudoux Legacy Scholarship
·Sherwin Williams Tool Grant
For those of you who are students at a technical or career college studying collision, or if you know a student studying collision, refer them to the CREF website for instructions on how to apply for these amazing financial opportunities. View scholarship and grant information here. Application deadlines are said to be February 15th, 2013.
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Mark your Calendars! The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced its upcoming projects for 2013 in Hennepin County.
Highway 169 and 93rd Ave Northin Brooklyn Park – With plans to begin reconstruction of Hwy 169 and 93rd Ave N (aka County Highway 30) this spring, MNDOT says that this project will significantly improve safety at the intersection and help to facilitate traffic. To read the full details of this construction project, visit MNDOT’s website.
Highway 81 – The project, which began in October of 2012 and is scheduled to be completed in 2014, will realign the frontage road, Lakeland Avenue to intersect 63rd Avenue at Hampshire Avenue.
To view a full list of Minnesota road projects, click here.
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