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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Signs Highway Project Reporting Bill

Wisconsin welcome sign TT file photo

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will change the way it budgets and reports highway project costs as the result of a new law signed by Gov. Scott Walker on April 3.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
April 9, 2018
Government, Business

Wisconsin DOT Announces Inspector General Position

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced the creation of a new Inspector General position within the agency Sept. 25.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
September 27, 2017
Government, Business

Wisconsin DOT Gets Corporate Sponsor

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced June 26 that it has sold corporate sponsorship of the department’s roadside assistance services to insurance giant State Farm.

Mark Sommerhauser | The Wisconsin State Journal
June 28, 2017
Government, Business

Wisconsin DOT Head Mark Gottlieb Resigns, Dave Ross Named to Succeed Him

Wisconsin Gov. Walker (right) and Dave Ross (left).

Three weeks after telling state legislators that Wisconsin’s transportation system would “deteriorate” if an estimated $1 billion funding shortfall wasn’t eased, Wisconsin Transportation Secretary Mark Gottlieb resigned on Dec. 27.

Transport Topics
December 27, 2016