Today, Governor Mark Dayton released the following statement on Congress's approval of the Stillwater Bridge project:
"I am delighted to see this important project move forward; this new bridge is urgently needed. The project will put thousands of people in the construction industry to work.
"I am very grateful to the House Leadership for expediting the bill. Thank you to Congresswoman Bachmann, Senator Klobuchar, Governor Walker of Wisconsin Stillwater Mayor Harycki, and all of our partners on this project."