Welcome to IRWA Chapter 20!

International Right of Way Association (IRWA) North Star Chapter 20 is the premier organization for right of way professionals throughout the State of Minnesota. Chapter 20 hosts bi-monthly meetings, educational courses, and networking opportunities designed to provide our members with the tools and resources needed to become and remain leaders in the right of way profession. To become an official member of IRWA Chapter 20 and take full advantage of the benefits we have to offer, check out the membership page for more information.

July Newsletter

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August Member Meeting

Come join us at our Next Meeting, the Free Member Event. We’ll have the board meeting and member meeting at the hotel and then take a dinner cruise on the Vista Queen, with an opportunity to watch the sailboat races while on board! Please RSVP Here!

When? Wednesday, August 3, 2022.
Board Meeting: 1 PM
Member/Speaker: 2:30 PM
Vista Cruise: 5:30 PM

Where? Sheraton Duluth Hotel, 301 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802

Who? Our speaker is John Hinzmann, MnDOT’s District 1 Land Management Supervisor. John is licensed as an Engineer and Land Surveyor He has 45 years of experience in Engineering, Land Surveying, and right of way for the private sector and MnDOT and has built a wealth of knowledge in many areas. The topic will be the Twin Ports Interchange project. This project will provide some great improvements to the area but also carries unique challenges in both construction and real estate areas. John will be able to discuss how MnDOT’s teams are working together to address several of these challenges, including how coordinating with other parts of a project team is critical to right of way’s success and how their coordination with right of way is also important for project success.

2022 – 2023 Sponsorship

Thank you so much for all our new and returning sponsors! We’ve had a great sponsorship drive this year with much support. Here are our sponsors!





Who to Contact at IRWA Headquarters

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