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‘Transportation Moves Wisconsin’ looks to state highway users for input on transportation needs, funding

Amanda Bayhi - Apr 01, 2014

‘Transportation Moves Wisconsin’ looks to state highway users for input on transportation needs, funding

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) announced Friday that it has launched an initiative that seeks input from state highway users about transportation needs and how the state should finance those needs. The initiative, “Transportation Moves Wisconsin,” aims to improve the ...

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VIDEO: Around-the-clock repairs could mean Leo Frigo Bridge reopens this month

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 03, 2014

VIDEO: Around-the-clock repairs could mean Leo Frigo Bridge reopens this month

The Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge has been closed since Sept. 25 after motorists reported a 2-foot dip in the pavement across all lanes of traffic east of the river, according to a report in the Post Crescent. Now, around-the-clock repair efforts ...

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VIDEO: Massive highway pileup in Milwaukee

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Dec 10, 2013

VIDEO: Massive highway pileup in Milwaukee

Winter weather has hit much of the United States from Texas to Colorado and the Midwest and the Northeast. There have been flight delays, school closings and major accidents. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) captured on traffic cameras a major pileup ...

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Loss of Cover

Better Roads Staff - Jul 05, 2013

Loss of Cover

Decoding the secrets of asphalt stripping and raveling   By Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor     Raveling describes the loss of aggregate from the driving surface of a bituminous concrete pavement. Loss of aggregate through raveling encourages pothole formation and cracking, which can introduce water ...

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WisDOT launches Wisconsin 511 Twitter feed, project website

Amanda Bayhi - May 31, 2013

WisDOT launches Wisconsin 511 Twitter feed, project website

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has launched a construction project web site and a statewide 511 Twitter feed to inform travelers about road conditions in the state. Both are part of the broader Wisconsin 511 website. The website, projects.511wi.gov, provides real-time ...

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