Listen: Director Of Research, Walkie Business Journal, Rocky Murray discussed on Wisconsin's Morning News with Gene Mueller
"Are structurally deficient, right half, the national average in congestion's really regional and Milwaukee and Madison have traffic congestion level consistent with with midsize urban areas. And what we're seeing across the country again is is economic growth, which is great. But that's pretty more stress on our transportation system. We are live with the director of research and policy with a group trip. Rocky Meridian WTMJ, we see all these orange girls. Rocky my neck of the woods, south southwest. Milwaukee county you can't get anywhere. Everything's dug up. It makes you think that a lot of work in a lot of money is being spent on our highway and road system in the state yet, you save money seems to be the issue. There's not enough of it to fix the roads. Challenge across the country, currently in Wisconsin is an aging transportation system becomes more complex, and and and more costly to improve. And so at the same time that you're having to reconstruct major major roadways and highway and major bridges and then on top of that is the demand for fruit intersections and also in some places, adding more capacity, and then finally what we're seeing it across the country. Traffic valley are going up, which is obviously moving at the wrong direction. And we need to make it safer not only for motorists but also for bicycle into the director of research and policy for the nonprofit highway group trip. Rocky Murray joining us live on WTMJ rocky. Thanks for the time. Thank you. You bet. Seven fifty six at WTMJ turn now for business headlines sponsored by park Bank, helping growing businesses achieve success since nineteen fifteen here's the. Walkie business journal's Patrick Leary concerning news for Southwest Airlines, which accounted for nearly half of all commercial flights ADEMA walkie in two thousand seventeen southwest mechanics. Have rejected a recent labor agreement. Independent voters are backing democratic candidates tone Iverson Tammy Baldwin in the falls big races. According to the latest Marquette law.."