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Minnesota Traffic Fatalities

TZD Goal: No more than 225 by 2025
2023 YTD:
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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.


April hotdish webinar will focus on cannabis and impaired driving

Sign up to attend our free April 12 Traffic Safety Hotdish to learn about cannabis and highway safety through the lens of EMS, law enforcement, and prosecution.

Register to attend a 2023 TZD regional event

Registration is now open for six regional workshops and two sets of regional roundtables across the state. See the full schedule and sign up to attend the event nearest you!

TZD is hiring a regional coordinator

We’re seeking a coordinator for our Northeast MN region. This transportation program specialist will work out of MnDOT’s District 1 headquarters in Duluth. Apply online by March 21.

Submit a presentation idea for the 2023 TZD Conference

The TZD Conference is currently scheduled to be held on November 14-15, 2023, in Rochester, and the planning committee would like your input on presentation and topic ideas. Submit your idea by end of day Friday, April 7.