Efficient transportation and communication systems provide both economic and social opportunities. For example, improved transportation leads to better accessibility to employment and increased business traffic. Improved communication and internet connectivity is an enabling technology that is essential to small business growth and successful educational programs.
The objective of the J2G Transportation & Communications Committee to pursue priority transportation and communication enhancements in our region and to advocate for stable, predictable transportation funding. The committee has dedicated a great deal of time to information gathering and surveying the needs of southeastern Minnesota counties.
Journey to Growth is a proud supporter of the Rochester International Airport’s Fly Local Program. Air service in our region enhances the quality of the customer experience, supports our Southeastern Minnesota communities and propels our regional economy to new heights. We are fortunate to have an international airport in our region.