U of M tour highlights $232 million in bonding bill requests

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University of Minnesota officials led a tour Tuesday of some of the major projects that they'd like to see funded in the 2014 legislative bonding bill.

The state cost of the U's proposals comes $232.7 million.

Other bonding requests from local governments and state agencies could bring the bonding bill wish list to $3 billion before the session starts next year. Gov. Mark Dayton has said it will likely be pared down to $1 billion in priorities by the time the Legislature votes.

The university's requests include classroom, laboratory and infrastructure projects.

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