The U.S. government's road-safety agency says traffic deaths have fallen for the second straight year.Read More »
A commission called on to study some of Wisconsin's largest road projects may meet this winter for the first time in five years, a step that could lead to the addition of new highway projects to the state's to-do list.
Tagged with: Craig Thompson Gov. Tony Evers highways Interstate 39/90 Interstate 41 Kevin Traas Transportation Projects Commission Wisconsin Department of Transportation Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association WisDOTRead More »
Wisconsin’s Transportation Policy and Finance Commission began grappling with a formidable question Wednesday: How to use contracting state funds to maintain, fix and expand the state’s highway network -- not to mention local roads, railroads, airports, and bicycle paths?Read More »
A bill that Republican leaders were promoting as the centerpiece of their job-creation agenda has instead turned into one of their biggest headaches, thanks largely to tea party conservatives who want to get the federal government out of transportation programs and hand them over to the states.Read More »
By Joan Lowy Associated Press Washington — A Senate panel cleared legislation Wednesday overhauling federal highway programs, prompting lawmakers to talk of a looming bipartisan consensus that would end years of stalemate on repairing and expanding an aging transportation network. ...Read More »
By Joan Lowy Associated Press Washington — Bills necessary to avoid shutdowns of federal transportation and aviation programs are high on Congress’ to-do list when it returns to work next week. President Barack Obama says as many as 1 million ...Read More »