Drivers react to gas tax increase proposal

WisDOT proposal would raise taxes, fees $751M over 2 years

A budget proposal from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation would raise taxes and fees on drivers $751 million over two years.

Lane expansions, noise walls to be discussed at meeting

Central segment on Interstate 39/90 will be focus of Tuesday meeting

A public-involvement meeting is scheduled Tuesday to look at the central segment of the Interstate 39/90 expansion project, according to a Department of Transportation release.

Urban deer vs. car crashes on the rise

While Wisconsin Department of Transportation numbers show fewer drivers are killed or hurt when they hit deer, especially compared to a decade ago, the crashes in newly-developed urban areas appear to be increasing.

Study shows northern route would not help Beltline

Southern route could help, but would be costly

A Department of Transportation study about the future of the Beltline shows a north route through the Waunakee area wouldn't help traffic congestion on the busy highway.

DOT to hold meetings on Beltline safety, mobility study

Preliminary findings from study will be presented at meetings

The Department of Transportation has scheduled a series of public involvement meetings to discuss preliminary findings of a study working on safety and mobility issues along the Beltline.

Mengelt roadside memorial allowed to stay until June

Anonymous donor offers to cover costs of moving plaque, Kevin Mengelt says

A roadside memorial for Maureen Mengelt, who was killed by a drunken driver, will be allowed to stay in its current location in Sun Prairie, according to Kevin Mengelt, Maureen Mengelt's husband.

Meeting scheduled to discuss Highway 14 improvements

WisDOT will present proposed alternatives between highways 138, 92

A public meeting will be held to discuss updated design plans and gather input on possible improvements for Highway 14 between highways 138 and 92 in Dane County, according to a release.

DOT rejects request from family to reconsider moving memorial

City looks at new locations for memorial

Kevin Mengelt walked into a meeting with Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials hoping a compromise could be worked out to keep his wife's memorial in the place where she died. He walked out of that meeting believing a compromise was never a possibility.

DOT getting few complaints about new beltline signs

Travel times determined by computer in Milwaukee

The Department of Transportation has put up new electronic message boards along the Beltline to let commuters know about travel times, and most of the feedback it's received about them has been positive.

Meeting scheduled to discuss Highway 14 improvements

Construction at Stagecoach Road scheduled to start next year

A meeting is scheduled to discuss the proposed roadway improvements to Highway 14 at the Stagecoach Road intersection near Cross Plains, according to a release from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

Construction project on Stoughton Road starts Monday

WisDOT: $1.7M project expected to be done by mid-October

Construction at the intersection of Stoughton, Pflaum and Buckeye roads is expected to start Monday, according to a Wisconsin Department of Transportation release.