TRAFFIC - Wisconsin DOT Raises the Cost of Fighting Highway Projects

“Wasteful and unnecessary.” That’s how citizens of Waukesha and Washington counties in Wisconsin have described a state plan to fill in wetlands for an 18-mile road widening project on Highway 164.Highway 164 in Wisconsin, as you can see, is in desperate need of widening. Photo: State Truck TourBut the Highway J Citizens Coalition isn’t taking it lying down. Along with an environmental group, they took the Wisconsin Department of Transportation t ...

Highway 164 in Wisconsin, as you can see, is in desperate need of widening. Photo: State Truck Tour

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