Dayton Declares Emergency due to Late Corn Maturity 24 Oct 13

Today, Governor Mark Dayton issued Emergency Executive Order 13-11, declaring a state of emergency in Minnesota due to the late maturing of the corn crop across the upper Midwest.

Effective immediately, motor carriers and drivers transporting propane and anhydrous ammonia to affected areas of the state and providing direct assistance for emergency relief efforts, are exempted from regulations pertaining to hours of service.

The Executive Order in its entirety can be found on the Governor’s website. Click here.