Both Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican legislative leaders will, separately, fly around the state Wednesday to promote their budget views.

Just like their budget views, the two planes will be traveling in opposite directions. Dayton will start in Duluth and end up in Rochester. The legislative leaders will have their first non-metro stop in Rochester and end the tour in Duluth.

Dayton, his commissioners and local officials' travel plan:

 
WHO: Governor Mark Dayton, Commissioner Jim Schowalter, Commissioner Brenda Cassellius, Mayor Don Ness
WHAT: FY12-13 Budget presentation and news conference
WHEN: Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 8:30am
WHERE: Duluth Airport, Main Terminal, Skyline Room
 
WHO: Governor Mark Dayton, Commissioner Jim Schowalter, Commissioner Brenda Cassellius, Mayor Mark Voxland
WHAT: FY12-13 Budget presentation and news conference
WHEN: Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 10:15am
WHERE: Moorhead Municipal Airport, 3309 70th St S, Glyndon
 
WHO: Governor Mark Dayton, Commissioner Jim Schowalter, Commissioner Brenda Cassellius, Mankato City Manager Pat Hentges
WHAT: FY12-13 Budget presentation and news conference
WHEN: Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 2:15pm
WHERE: Mankato Airport, 3030 Airport Road, Mankato


WHO: Governor Mark Dayton, Commissioner Jim Schowalter, Commissioner Brenda Cassellius, Mayor Ardell Brede
WHAT: FY12-13 Budget presentation and news conference
WHEN: Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 3:30pm
WHERE: Rochester Airport, Signature Aviation, 7300 Brataas Drive SW, Rochester

 

The Republican leaders-- Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch (R-Buffalo), Speaker of the House Kurt Zellers (R-Maple Grove), Senate Deputy Majority Leader Geoff Michel (R-Edina), and House Majority Leader Matt Dean (R-Dellwood) -- travel plan:

St. Paul    10:00 am    Holman Field Airport
Conference Room, Signature Flight Support


Rochester    11:15 am    Rochester International Airport
Conference Room, Signature Flight Support


Mankato    12:45 pm    Mankato Regional Airport
Conference Room, North Star Aviation


Moorhead    3:00 pm    Moorhead Municipal Airport
Lobby, Main Terminal


Duluth    5:30 pm    Duluth International Airport
Skyline Room, Main Terminal