The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region in Green Bay is reminding motorists going to and from Lambeau Field on Sunday, December 8 for the Green Bay Packers/Atlanta Falcons football game will experience heavier than usual traffic due to the closure of the Leo Frigo (I-43) Bridge and construction on US 41 and WIS 29. Be prepared for orange barrels, narrow lanes, soft shoulders and increased volume from the Leo Frigo bridge closure to affect gameday travel.
To prevent traffic crashes involving large trucks, buses and other commercial motor vehicles, Wisconsin State Patrol motor carrier inspectors will participate in Operation Safe Driver from Sunday, October 20 to Saturday, October 26.
Cost savings for customers and lower carbon emissions are among the benefits of a proposal approved today by Minnesota regulators to add 750 megawatts of wind power capacity on Xcel Energy’s Upper Midwest grid.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) encourages students to walk to school on Wednesday, October 9—which has been declared International Walk to School Day.
Governor Scott Walker has proclaimed October 7 to 13 Wisconsin Freight Rail Week. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) and the Transportation Development Association of Wisconsin (TDA) are teaming up to promote, educate and celebrate the freight rail system that contributes to the state’s economy, environment and quality of life.
Packer travel advisory
Governor Scott Walker presented special awards to 21 members of the Wisconsin State Patrol for saving lives and other exemplary service on Wednesday, October 2, at the State Capitol in Madison.
As fall colors near peak in northern Wisconsin, state officials want the public to know that state park, trail, forest, wildlife and other properties all remain open for public recreation and enjoyment.
Governor Scott Walker today approved four freight rail improvement projects totaling $10,967,417 in grants and loans. The goal of Wisconsin’s freight railroad assistance program is to increase the use of rail transportation and support economic development and job creation.
LONG POND, PA - AUGUST 02: Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 GoDaddy Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway on August 2, 2013 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Will Schneekloth/Getty Images)
Flambeau Falcon senior Rowdy Kochevar placed first in the 182 pound category during the conference tournament.
Lumberjack junior Dustin Roach pinned his Chetek-Weyerheauser/Prairie Farm opponent in the first round on Thursday night during a dual meet.