July 27, 2021 – Tourism was hard-hit by the pandemic, but now Wisconsinites are back on the road again. TDA’s Debby Jackson speaks with Romy Snyder, president & CEO of the Wisconsin Dells Visitor & Convention Bureau, about recent Dells’ visitor trends.
June 28, 2021 – A WisDOT grant to extend a rail line in Milton is helping to make Clasen Quality Chocolate’s $105 million investment in Milton a reality.
June 28, 2021 – The Village of Cassville in Grant County has been looking to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River for nine decades. The vision for this bridge is to create a new economic connection for both Grant County and Clayton County, Iowa.
June 9, 2021 – Morgan Ramer, executive director of BCycle, joined TDA’s Debby Jackson to talk about bike share systems on a recent episode of the On The Go podcast.
March 19, 2021 – “Sound transportation infrastructure is critical to moving the products and employees of these firms,” explained Fort Atkinson City Engineer Andy Selle.
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.
February 15, 2021 – Three bridges – County Trunk Highway (CTH) T over Flemming Creek, CTH YY over Bostwick Creek, and CTH I over Bostwick Creek are between 45 and 50 years old. All had been load posted for more than a decade.
February 3, 2021 – Traffic on CTH H has increased immensely in the approximately 15 years since US 151 was upgraded to a four-lane highway. Higher traffic volume and heavier vehicles have contributed to the deterioration of the asphalt and rutting of CTH H’s surface.
January 25, 2021 – Coming to Dane County is a Flex Lane project that will allow vehicle traffic on paved shoulders during peak travel times. This initiative will help alleviate congestion on the Beltline while WisDOT studies a longer-term fix.
December 30, 2020 – The resurrection of the study of the I-39/90/94 project is great news for our state. This corridor, a critical freight corridor that serves as the gateway for tourists to the Wisconsin Dells and beyond, is a backbone route in Wisconsin.