Work begins on rebuilding County Highway PD in Fitchburg

Traffic reduced to one lane between Seminole and Fish Hatchery

Businesses along county highway PD in Fitchburg are bracing for challenges the next three months, as the major thoroughfare gets rebuilt from Seminole to Fish Hatchery Road.

New signs on bypass first step in attracting customers to Milton

Traffic down after bypass built

Milton area businesses say they have been struggling to attract customers after the construction of the new bypass that opened last fall. They're hoping new signs designating Business 26 will help make up for the revenue that was lost.

Bill would fund 11 highway projects in 2014

Walker called for $43 million to go towards road projects across state

Eleven highway projects would get the go-ahead this year under a bill that was taken up in the State Transportation Committee Tuesday.

2013 had fewest traffic deaths since 1944

DOT: Traffic deaths went down 12 percent from 2012

Despite some treacherous road conditions, Wisconsin ended 2013 with the fewest deaths on roadways since 1944, according to a release.