By Sean Ryan Wisconsin received $822 million from the $8 billion the federal government awarded Thursday for rail projects, but transit supporters want more. The state will use $810 million to build a high-speed rail line between Madison and Milwaukee, ...Read More »
By John Flesher AP Environmental Writer Traverse City, Mich. — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to order immediate closure of shipping locks near Chicago to prevent Asian carp from infesting the Great Lakes. The court rejected a request ...Read More »
By Sean Ryan Milwaukee-area freight carriers see missed opportunities whenever cargo bypasses their city on the way to Chicago. The people who are losing work — truckers, workers for the Port of Milwaukee and business owners based near General Mitchell ...
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Sean Ryan email@example.com Consensus on transit in southeastern Wisconsin is the key that could unlock federal grants for the Kenosha-Racine-Milwaukee commuter-rail project. The region has not found that key, but Gov. Jim Doyle on Tuesday nudged area leaders toward intensifying ...Read More »
Minnesota reports 2,130 transportation jobs created from road stimulus so far St. Paul, MN (AP) — Eager to show the federal stimulus package is working, Minnesota transportation leaders said Wednesday the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act has supported 2,130 direct ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org Wisconsin does not have the money to run high-speed trains between Milwaukee and Madison. But Gov. Jim Doyle on Friday said the state now has its best opportunity to get the cash. “Clearly, one of the main ...Read More »