How does Minnesota maintain its roads?

log-roadsA primer on Minnesota’s complex road system, explaining it as simply as possible as lawmakers debate major road-funding changes. (Pioneer Press, 02/15/2015.)

I also produced a number of maps and charts to help illustrate the road system, posted on the Pioneer Press’ Political Animal blog. A sample, of Minnesota’s road system colored by traffic volume, is embedded at right. Click here for a collection of 11 maps of Minnesota’s road network. Here I delve into more detail in the traffic disparities of Minnesota’s roads.