August 29, 2022 – Each year the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin takes place to highlight the state’s vibrant manufacturing industry. TDA’s Debby Jackson speaks with Nick Novak, VP of Communications & Marketing at Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, about the contest.
January 13, 2022 – TDA’s Debby Jackson urges Wisconsin leaders to seize the opportunity provided by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. An essential part of making the most of the measure’s increased federal funding is understanding it alone will not address all of our transportation network’s pressing needs.
February 9, 2022 – The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), also called the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL), is broad in scope and complex. What do we know at this time about the transportation components of the measure and its opportunities for Wisconsin?
December 23, 2021 – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the first round of funding – $2.89 billion – made available by Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) to over 3,000 airports around the nation. Wisconsin airports were allocated $39.8 million in the first year. A total of 86 airfields and airports across the state will benefit from these additional federal funds.
January 25, 2022 – $14 billion has been announced for 2022 port and waterway infrastructure projects, with funds coming from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), also known as Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) and other funds.
July 10, 2021 – Dick Knapinski, director of communications for EAA, speaks with TDA’s Debby Jackson about the much-anticipated return of AirVenture July 26 – August 1 on a recent episode of the On The Go podcast.
March 30, 2021 – TDA caught up with Patrick Tracey, the marketing manager at Appleton International Airport, to find out what has changed at ATW and what is on the horizon since the last update in May of 2020.
March 3, 2021 – Routes along three of Wisconsin’s major waterfronts have won Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) designations for their national importance as tourism destinations. “These three scenic routes show off some of the best of what Wisconsin has to offer,” said Acting Wisconsin Tourism Secretary Anne Sayers.
October 14, 2020 – Brown County, the City of De Pere, and the Town of Lawrence are working together to make the South Bridge Connector Project – a long-discussed project that will alleviate traffic congestion in the area – a reality.
October 14, 2020 – Chris Boucher, Winneconne Village President, joined TDA Executive Director Debby Jackson on TDA’s On The Go podcast to discuss the city’s new bridge and the recognition it has received.