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Gov. Evers celebrates Highway 50 construction completion

KENOSHA — Gov. Tony Evers joined officials from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) and community leaders in Kenosha to celebrate improvements that have been made to Wisconsin Highway 50 (WIS 50) in Kenosha County on July 17. “Highway 50 serves as a critical east-west connector route in the southeast corner of our state, and […]

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Highway 20 resurfacing project begins

RACINE COUNTY — The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has begun a $6.5 million resurfacing project on Wisconsin State Highway 20 in Racine County. The project will resurface approximately 7.9 miles from WIS 36 in Waterford to US 45 southbound near Yorkville. “This project is an important investment in our state’s transportation system,” said Governor […]

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Highway 38 bridge project: One year or two? WisDOT weighing options after hearing from public

RACINE — A Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) project team will soon be considering whether to schedule the replacement of the Highway 38 (Northwestern Avenue) bridge over the Root River into a single construction season or spread it out over two years. The work would start in 2024. Regardless of the decision, motorists on the […]

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Racine included on new electric vehicle multistate tour route

RACINE – The City of Racine will be a stop on a new 1,100-mile route around Lake Michigan designed for operators of electric vehicles (EVs), state and local officials announced here Tuesday morning. The Lake Michigan Electric Vehicle (EV) Circuit Tour is a collaborative effort from the governors of Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana and Illinois, said […]