Capital Investment Committee to continue #MNfrastructure bonding tour in southeastern Minnesota

On Monday, February 12 and Tuesday, February 13, the Senate Capital Investment Committee will visit southeastern Minnesota for the final leg of the #MNfrastructure statewide bonding tour. The committee will hear more than 30 proposals from local governments, colleges, and other entities. The media is invited to join the committee at each stop and legislators, including Chairman David Senjem (R-Rochester), will be available for interviews.

More information can also be found on the committee’s official website at

The tentative schedule of stops, and proposals heard at each stop, is below. Please note: the locations are still being finalized for several of the stops and the schedule is subject to change on short notice.

Monday, February 12, 2018
8:35 am South Central College, Faribault

  • South Central College
  • City of Faribault, Water Reclamation Facility Flood Improvement
  • City of Faribault, Water Treatment Facility
  • Minnesota State Academies, Faribault
  • City of Medford, Municipal Building, Medford

10:15 am U.S. Highway 14 (Owatonna to Dodge Center), Owatonna
11:40 am Business Development Public Infrastructure Grant Program (BDPI), Claremont
1:00 pm Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC), Rochester

  • Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC), Memorial and Plaza Halls Projects
  • City of Austin, Ramsey Scientific and Natural Area Site Improvements
  • City of Austin, 4th Avenue Riverview/State Water Trail Enhancement

2:55 pm First Baptist Church, Spring Valley (701 Kasten Drive, Spring Valley)

  • Minnesota Veterans Home site visit, Spring Valley

3:30 pm Preston Golf & Country Club (State Highway 16, Preston)

  • Minnesota Veterans Home site visit, Preston

3:45 pm Fillmore County Office Building (902 Houston St NW, Room 108, Preston)

  • Fillmore County Minnesota Veterans Home presentation

5:45 pm Hiawatha Bluffs Living Center, Winona

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
7:45 am Winona

  • City of Winona, Port Authority of Winona
  • City of Winona, Opportunity Winona
  • City of La Crescent, Wagon Wheel Trail

9:35 am Chester Woods Trail, Olmsted County
10:05 am Rochester

  • Graham Park Redevelopment, Rochester

10:45 am Mayo Clinic, Rochester

  • Regional Behavioral Health Crisis Centers (SF2161) discussion

12:00 pm City of Rochester, Rochester Public Transit Bus Storage Garage

  • Rochester Cascade Lake Regional Park
  • Rochester Willow Creek Trail Connection

1:10 pm Oronoco Wastewater Collection and Treatment Facilities, Oronoco
1:35 pm Lake Zumbro restoration, Mazeppa
2:45 pm Wabasha Rivertown Resurgence, Wabasha
4:10 pm Frontenac Ski Jump, Frontenac
4:40 pm Red Wing

  • City of Red Wing, Mississippi Blufflands State Trail – Red Wing Riverfront
  • Goodhue County Historical Society Museum
  • Old West Main Street-Upper Harbor

6:10 pm Rosemount