Wisconsin: Transportation Stakeholders Say Evers’ Budget Will Begin Conversation About State’s Roads

State and local transportation officials say Gov. Tony Evers’ proposed budget will help spark a discussion over the best ways to raise money to improve roads — something that’s been lacking in the state for more than a decade. “We’re trying to focus on the here-and-now. We tried to have a laser-focus on fixing what we have right now, and that’s where we tried to put our money,” said Wisconsin Department of Transportation Secretary Craig Thompson…