The Mankato/North Mankato Area Planning Organization (MAPO) and Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) are seeking public input on the recommended long-term vision and implementation plan for Hwy 169 in Mankato, North Mankato, and South Bend Township. An online meeting is scheduled Thursday, October 14 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. to provide an opportunity for the public to learn about the recommended improvements to Hwy 169, ask questions, and provide comments. To register for the online meeting, visit the project website:

Comments will be collected October 14 – October 28.