Stories tagged: "roads"

A Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation 2016 rendering of a how part of the I-94 East-West corridor would look as it passed through the Stadium Interchange next to Miller Park.
Evers to Jump-Start an I-94 Makeover in Milwaukee

GOP refused to fund reconstruction of the East-West corridor in 2017.

(Photo by Pat Kreitlow)
That State Budget Surplus Ain’t What It Used to Be

Governor announces spending cuts as the pandemic continues to take its toll.

Potholes have multiplied on Wisconsin roads as state funding fails to keep up with needs and state restrictions prevent local governments from affording repairs. (Photo by Julian Emerson)
A Billion Reasons the Potholes Will Persist

$75 million added, but $1.4 billion in repairs needed

Eau Claire County Trunk Highway TT (Photo by Julian Emerson)
Evers Releases Help for Rough Roads

But the $75 million is far from what's needed for potholes, bridges and more

Denis Olson of Blanchardville braves the car-rattling ride on Iowa County Trunk Highway F every day on his drive to work in Barneveld. (Photo by Susan Lampert Smith)
Drivers Shaking With Anger Because of Bumpy Roads

Public meeting shows frustration at years of budget cuts

Wisconsin Cities and Counties Seek Tax Hikes to Fix Failing Roads

Officials in 37 cities and counties say spending dollars for roadways hasn’t kept pace with needed repairs under the Republican-led legislature.