Wisconsin Airports Across the State Allocated First-Year BIL Funding

February 9, 2022 Debby Jackson 0

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.

Three Wisconsin Scenic Roadways Earn National Recognition

March 3, 2021 Sam Johnston 0

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.

South Bridge Connector Project Moving Forward

October 14, 2020 Debby Jackson 0

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.

Twin Cities-Milwaukee-Chicago Rail Project an Economic Driver

September 28, 2020 Debby Jackson 0

September 28, 2020 – The USDOT awarded $31.8 million to a joint Wisconsin-Minnesota rail project – the Twin Cities-Milwaukee-Chicago Intercity Passenger Rail Service Project. This project is expected to increase economic development, enhance the passenger experience, and improve the efficiency of travel in the region.