Tag Archives: reconstruction

Madison dials down power plant roadwork demands

By Paul Snyder Madison traffic planners are backing off a directive to the University of Wisconsin-Madison to rebuild streets and intersections surrounding the Charter Street power plant. But Bryan Walker, the city‘s engineering program specialist, said the university and city ...

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Zoo Interchange threatens road projects

By Sean Ryan The impending Zoo Interchange reconstruction is leaving officials and gubernatorial candidates wondering where the state will get the money for the job. Some legislators are searching for ways to raise more money to pay for the project, ...

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Bidders worry soil standards threaten I-94 timeline (UPDATE)

By Sean Ryan Wet dirt could make it difficult and costly for contractors to meet a December deadline to rebuild a segment of Interstate-94. The contract for the I-94 reconstruction in Milwaukee County between College and Howard avenues is out ...

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Second Street project prompts two schools of thought (UPDATE)

By Sean Ryan Business owners on Second Street in Milwaukee disagree over the balance of driving lanes and sidewalks that will best lure customers. A city plan supported by most of the business owners would reduce the number of traffic ...

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Dollar deal leads to damaged dam

Paul Snyder paul.snyder@dailyreporter.com The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has $1 to show for a busted dike and a repair bill that could reach $1.8 million. “It’s kind of a situation,” said Tom Nigus, a DNR area wildlife supervisor, “where ...

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