2015 - 2016 LEGISLATURE
February 8, 2016 - Introduced by Representatives Sanfelippo, Brandtjen,
Duchow and Knodl. Referred to Committee on Transportation.
1An Act to renumber
84.0145 (1) (a); and
84.0145 (1) (ah) and 84.0145 2
(3) (b) 3. of the statutes; relating to: enumerating the I 94 east-west corridor
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill authorizes the Department of Transportation to provide funding for
reconstruction of the I 94 freeway in Milwaukee County from 70th Street to 16th
Street, enumerated in this bill as the "I 94 east-west corridor project." Under current
law, DOT may not provide funding for a highway project on a southeast Wisconsin
freeway that has a total cost of more than $500,000,000 without legislative approval.
For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
84.0145 (1) (a) of the statutes is renumbered 84.0145 (1) (ap).
84.0145 (1) (ah) of the statutes is created to read:
(ah) "I 94 east-west corridor project" means the reconstruction of 7
the I 94 freeway in Milwaukee County from 70th Street to 16th Street, including all
interchanges, and including work on local roads as necessary for the completion of 2
84.0145 (3) (b) 3. of the statutes is created to read:
(b) 3. The I 94 east-west corridor project.