We are opposed to increased spending on new highway miles in Wisconsin at a time when people are driving less and need more transportation options.
Stopping these expansions would free up over $1 billion that can be used to fix our crumbling local roads, provide quality transit service and create great biking and walking infrastructure.
We believe in Balanced Transportation
The current majority of our transportation spending is on roads. Healthy communities are built for people, not just cars.
Our vision is to increase transportation funding at the state level for transit, walking and biking infrastructure, while also maintaining our local road and highway network.
Reports and Research:
- Wisconsin’s Transportation Budget – Misplaced Priorities, Unmet Needs & Better Alternatives
- Getting our Transportation Priorities Right
- Exceeding the Limit – A Case For Urgent Reform Of Wisconsin’s Transportation System
- 10 Reasons The WISDOT Budget Needs To Change
- How the State Borrowed a Billion Dollars to “Cut” your Taxes
- Transportation Trends – Why Wisconsin Is No Exception
- Wisconsin’s Transportation System: How It Works And Why It Needs To Change
- Who Pays for Roads in Wisconsin?
- The Expansion of Highway 23 – It still does not make sense
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- October 23, 2018Read more
New report highlights the growing need for transit access across the state. MADISON – Today transit riders, activists and...
- October 23, 2018Read more
Along with our partners Sierra Club and others across the state, we released a first-of-its kind report called “Arrive...
- September 28, 2018Read more
In the news: “The department’s decision to stop making these measures public are contrary to the recommendations of the...
- September 5, 2018Read more
“Governor Walker’s statement that Wisconsin should add fewer lanes when it rebuilds highways finally acknowledges our longstanding call to get...
- March 26, 2018Read more
March 26th, 2018 The County of Racine has created a Transportation Task Force to deal with issues of mobility...
- March 22, 2018Read more
Our state’s transportation priorities continue to fail vulnerable citizens. A new report by a national research group has found...
- October 6, 2017Read more
WisDOT Secretary Dave Ross sent a letter to the United States Department of Transportation this week, asking the federal...