Results tagged with 'freeways'
Published Dec. 19, 2013
Perhaps you've noticed that sometimes the Lincoln Memorial Drive ramp to head west on I-794 is open and sometimes it's closed, leading you to enter just to the west at Jackson Street. Well, that Jackson Street entrance is closing now and there are other changes kicking in as part of the work on the Hoan and 794.
Published April 12, 2013
One of the most interesting aspects of the state Department of Transportation's $278 million Hoan Bridge rehabilitation project in Milwaukee has been largely ignored by the media and the public, so far. The DOT plans to add LED lights along the golden arch structure of the bridge. The cost for the aesthetic lighting for the bridge will be between $500,000 and almost $1 million, said Ryan Luck, chief construction engineer of southeastern Wisconsin freeways for WisDOT.
Published Feb. 11, 2011
If your regular, daily commute takes you into Downtown through the Mitchell Interchange, you'll want to start leaving a little earlier.
Published Jan. 7, 2011
The freeway system we know and use daily is a far cry from what was originally proposed in the 1940s and '50s, when the thought of zipping across the growing metropolis on freshly laid pavement seemed like something of a dream.
Published Jan. 15, 2008
The increase in population and motor vehicle traffic in Milwaukee's suburbs coincides with the continuing deterioration of the current system, hurts efforts to improve infrastructure.