The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will start resurfacing 16 miles of Interstate 94 in Milwaukee and Racine counties on Monday.Read More »
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is demanding two groups opposed to a local highway project pay $10,320 for the release of public records in part because state officials do not like how such information has been used in the past.Read More »
On the road in a tour bus this week, the U.S. transportation secretary is spreading some bad news: the government's Highway Trust Fund is nearly broke. If allowed to run dry, that could set back or shut down projects across the country, force widespread layoffs of construction workers and delay needed repairs and improvements.Read More »
The Daily Reporter's weekly digest of companies that have been cited for OSHA violations during work around the state.
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At the same meeting in which the top Wisconsin transportation official argued for raising more money for the state’s roads, rails, harbors and airports, he acknowledged that the number of miles drivers are traveling has fallen behind predictions.Read More »
Highway workers might have benefited from a bill prohibiting the use of hand-held cellphones in construction zones, a state patrol officer said Wednesday, but there’s only so much lawmakers can do.Read More »