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US 51, Stoughton Rd. Corridor Study - Schedule

Cars exiting Stoughton Road (US 51).

For more information on Public Involvement Meetings (PIM), hearings and other public activities, visit Public involvement.

No major construction projects are planned at this time.

Current (this year)

Future (next year and beyond)

  • Winter 2014/2015 - Public hearing anticipated
  • Spring 2015 - Select preferred alternative anticipated
  • Spring 2015 - Public Involvement Meeting (PIM) anticipated
  • Fall 2015 - Final EIS (FEIS)
  • Fall 2015 - Record of Decision (ROD) anticipated and study completion

Past (anything prior to today)




  • Items started in 2012
    • Update crash data traffic operations and modeling data
    • Review and refine/update alternatives developed as part of the TSNIA
    • Analyze and assess impacts of updated alternatives
  • Aug. 14, 2012 - PIM to reacquaint the public with the project and work completed as part of the Traffic, Safety and Needs Identification Analysis (TSNIA) and provide info. regarding the new study


  • Nov. 2011 - Transportation Projects Commission (TPC) approved the corridor for an Environmental Impact Study (EIS)

Mar. 2004 - Spring 2012

  • TSNIA corridor study to develop long-term planning alternatives to address issues identified in the Needs Assessment (NA), including:
    • Improving safety
    • Reducing congestion
    • Improving bicycle, pedestrian and transit facilities
    • Reducing diversion to neighborhood streets
    • Supporting economic development
  • Developed draft alternatives
  • Assessed impacts
  • Traffic modeling
  • Public involvement
    • Community events
    • Focus groups
    • Workshops
    • PIMs

Oct. 2001 - June 2003

  • NA conducted on the corridor to identify corridor deficiencies and needs:
    • Neighborhood, business, bicycle/pedestrian focus groups
    • Public opinion survey
    • PIMs

Questions about the content of this page:
US 51 Stoughton Road Study Team, us51stoughtonrdstudy@dot.wi.gov SSI - Contacts
Last modified: August 6, 2014

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