If a national prediction holds true, a lawsuit between Brown Deer and 12 residents actually might save the village money on a $2.3 million streetscape project.Read More »
It's a long shot that bike path backers will recoup the $5 million for trail projects they lost in the state budget, said state Sen. Fred Risser, D-Madison.Read More »
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.
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By James Briggs With the state budget completed, lawmakers are returning to their districts after a busy and contentious legislative session. The Legislature particularly was active on construction issues. Among the bills passed during the first six months of 2011 ...
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Gov. Scott Walker is considering voluntary toll lanes as part of a $715 million expansion of Interstate 39/90 between Madison and the Illinois border.Read More »
By James Briggs In the volatile aftermath of Gov. Scott Walker’s budget address, which he delivered Tuesday to a joint session of the Legislature, transportation builders are among the few groups smiling over what the next two fiscal years could ...Read More »
By Joe Lanane The resurrection of the state’s Transportation Projects Commission is reviving the debate between those who want money for road maintenance and the backers of new construction. State Assembly Speaker Mike Sheridan, D-Janesville, who will help select TPC ...
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Dustin Block [email protected] The federal stimulus bill places a priority on road and bridge projects in low-income areas, but local officials requesting money say they do not know how that provision will play out. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ...Read More »