US District Court Judge Lynn Adelman found flaws in WisDOT's Highway 164/Highway J planning, and more rulings have gone against the project- - but the agency is proceeding with it willy-nilly, and grassroots organizers are looking to build a crowd against it a Washington County hearing Thursday night. Details from Jeff Gonyo and the indefatigable highway opponents' coalition:
ATTEND the THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2014 PUBLIC HEARING (4 PM to 7 PM at the Friess Lake School – corner of Highways 164 & 167 in Richfield) and “Take Your Turn at the Microphone” to strongly speak out against the WisDOT’s wasteful and unnecessary Highway 164 expansion project...
FILE WRITTEN PUBLIC HEARING COMMENTS ON OR BEFORE THE FEBRUARY 6, 2014 DEADLINE.
Please send these comments either by e-mail to Traci.Gengler@dot.wi.gov or by postal mail to Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT), Southeast Region Office, Attn: Traci Gengler, WisDOT Project Manager, 141 NW Barstow Street, Waukesha, WI 53187. Please be sure to ask the WisDOT to CONFIRM THE RECEIPT of your public hearing comments to ensure that they are received.