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Balanced Transportation System

  • Building a Better System

    March 11, 2014

    Recommendations for the Future. All of our data shows that we should rethink our investments in transportation. It’s...

  • WisDOT’s Burgeoning Debt

    March 6, 2014

    How is Wisconsin paying for these ongoing roadway expansions? Data from Wisconsin’s historical budget trends document shows that bond...

  • Transit in Wisconsin

    March 4, 2014

    Transit ridership in Wisconsin has been a mixed-bag. Madison has seen ridership thrive, with 2011 hitting an all-time high....

  • Changing Transportation Trends and Misplaced Priorities

    February 28, 2014

    -by Ashwat Anandanarayanan, Transportation Policy Analyst Keeping in line with the rest of the nation, Wisconsinites are driving less...

  • Wisconsin’s Transportation System in Crisis

    February 27, 2014

    -by Ashwat Anandanarayanan, Transportation Policy Analyst Wisconsin’s Department of Transportation, has varying degrees of authority over different transportation modes...

  • 1000 Friends Slams Transportation Finance Commission Report

    January 9, 2013

    1000 Friends of Wisconsin is dismissing the draft recommendations issued by the Transportation Finance and Policy Commission as being...