What challenges or concerns have been identified along Highway 8?

Chisago County has identified several safety/operational concerns at major intersections, side streets, and at private access points. There is also a high level of traffic congestion during morning/evening commutes and during summer recreational season. Traffic is expected to increase over time. 

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1. How do motorists use Highway 8 today?
2. What challenges or concerns have been identified along Highway 8?
3. What types of safety improvements are being considered along Highway 8?
4. How will access be "managed" along the corridor?
5. What is a "median" and what benefits could it provide to Highway 8?
6. Will I lose my driveway access to Highway 8?
7. Will additional travel lanes be added to Highway 8?
8. What additional accommodations will be made for pedestrians and bicyclists?
9. Are roundabouts part of the solution?