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Minnesota TZD saves lives by bringing together Education, Enforcement, Emergency Medical and Trauma Services, Engineering—and more!

Minnesota Traffic Fatalities

TZD Goal: No more than 225 by 2025
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TZD Regions

Programs in eight geographic areas of Minnesota coordinate regional efforts. Regions look at crash data specifics to their areas, then work with the constituents to implement proven countermeasures.

Check out your region

Toward Zero Deaths Region Map
Click a region on the map to learn more.


Submit a TZD award nomination by June 30

Minnesota TZD is currently seeking nominations for our 2021 awards, including the Star Awards, Kathy Swanson Outstanding Service Award, and Emerging Leader Award. Submissions are due by June 30.

Help shape the next generation of Minnesota TZD

Minnesota TZD is currently reviewing how it might do things differently to jump-start progress toward zero deaths. Learn about the Minnesota TZD 2.0 initiative and provide your feedback by June 30 to help us shape the program's future!

Mark your calendar for the 2021 TZD Conference

Minnesota TZD is pleased to announce that our annual TZD Statewide Conference will be a hybrid event this year. The 2021 conference, scheduled for October 13 (full day) and October 14 (half day), will be held at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester. In addition, the conference general sessions and select concurrent sessions will be available for live virtual viewing.

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