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Context Sensitive Solutions


Context sensitive solutions (CSS) is a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach that involves all stakeholders in providing a transportation facility that fits its setting. It is an approach that leads to preserving and enhancing scenic, aesthetic, historic, community, and environmental resources, while improving or maintaining safety, mobility, and infrastructure conditions.

MnDOT's CSS E-Learning Program

MnDOT offers an interactive hour-long online learning module about CSS. A full session takes 60 to 80 minutes to complete and includes:

View MnDOT's CSS E-Learning Program

For CSS questions and assistance contact:

Scott Bradley, FASLA
Director of Context Sensitive Solutions
Minnesota Dept. of Transportation
Office of Environmental Stewardship
395 John Ireland Blvd. - MailStop 686
St. Paul, MN 55155-1899
(Office) 651-366-3302
(Cell) 651-334-8045

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