The Free Press, Mankato, MN

April 25, 2014

MnDOT travelers site updated

The Mankato Free Press

---- — MANKATO — Minnesota Department of Transportation has updated its 511 site to make is easier for motorists to find information about events that could affect their travel.

The enhancements include improved high bandwidth, which makes the site more user friendly for travelers looking for information about road construction, weather and traffic incidents. Voice response and touch-tone options are available for motorists requesting road-specific information.

Another new feature is an online album of traffic camera images that allows users to scroll from one camera to the next along a route.

Motorists also may sign up for text alerts and emails about their customary routes.