Gov. Tim Walz says the $1.9 billion public works bill he has signed into law will improve Minnesota's infrastructure and ensure that construction crews keep busy as the economy digs out from a recession.Read More »
40 years after Ice Age Trail became a national scenic trail, it still isn’t complete. Will it ever be?
For more than 60 years, the Milwaukee attorney and conservationist Ray Zillmer dreamed of having a national park in his city’s backyard.Read More »
The Minnesota House has finally passed a $1.37 billion public works construction borrowing package after months of gridlock.Read More »
Growing up in the late 1980s, Mike Repyak would set out on his bike from his home in Cambridge, ripping through fields, down gravel roads and deer trails through the woods.Read More »
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has awarded an $18 million highway job in Washington County to Michels Corp., of Brownsville.Read More »
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is extending the deadline for submitting monthly bids and making other changes meant to increasing its subcontracting with minority-, women- and veteran-owned businesses.Read More »
Ever since Wisconsin repealed its prevailing-wage laws, blue collar workers have steadily been making less, construction CEOs raking in much more and taxpayers saving next-to-nothing on public-construction work.Read More »