Trying to show that the economy remains a top priority, President Barack Obama promoted a plan Friday to create construction and other jobs by attracting private money to help rebuild roads, bridges and other public works projects.
The Interstate 94 reconstruction project in Dane County has been completed in time to handle increased traffic for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Most highway road work will be put on hold over the Thanksgiving Day weekend to help travelers get where they need to be. However, the state Department of Transportation cautions that some ongoing projects will require drivers to be prepared for orange barrels, lane shifts and reduced speeds. The following road [...]
By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a bundle of spending measures for the ongoing budget year, blending cuts to NASA and community development programs while averting cuts to nutrition programs. The approximately $182 billion measure announced late Monday would provide money for day-to-day operations at the [...]
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold an open house Monday to review the results of the bicycle/pedestrian feasibility study on the I-794/Hoan Bridge.
Published: November 7, 2011
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A proposed bike and pedestrian path isn’t the only big-ticket item Milwaukee city officials want included in the Hoan Bridge reconstruction.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting on Nov. 16 to discuss the reconstruction of WIS 100 from 27th Street to Howell Avenue in Milwaukee County.
Published: November 2, 2011
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The state’s major highway projects committee on Wednesday approved a $150 million Madison-area road expansion and green lit six other potential projects for environmental study.
Gov. Scott Walker has approved more than $14 million in improvement projects to Milwaukee County’s General Mitchell International Airport, according to a state Department of Transportation news release.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation in Waukesha will conduct a public information meeting to discuss the progress of the replacement of the CTH D Bridge over the Rock River in Washington County.