ULTIMATE INTERSTATE

Corridor 33

Ultimate Interstate Corridor 33
Description Ultimate interstate 33 would travel from Wichita Kansas northward Replacing I-135 as it heads northward to Salina KS. From there it continues northward generally following US-81 to Norfolk NE. From Norfolk NE the route heads northeastward generally following NE-35 to Sioux City IA. Ultimate interstate would then replace I-129 and then continue into Iowa following US-75 and IA-60 northwestward heading into Minnesota on MN-60. After passing near Mankato MN route heads northwestward along US-169 until it reaches the Twin Cities Metro Area traveling aloing the US-169 freeway near Shakopee and heading north to its terminus at I-94 in Brooklyn Park.
Auxiliary Routes No Auxiliary routes are currently defined for this corridor.
Purpose and Need This corridor provides needed transportation links for freight and completes a missing link in the interstate system. First it provides an additional connection from Texas ports (via I-35 and I-45) to the Twin Cities.