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US 51 Corridor Study (Stoughton-McFarland) - Public involvement

WisDOT meeting, US 51 focus group.

Meetings/hearings | News releases | Newsletters/others | Stakeholders | Comments

Public Involvement Meetings (PIM), hearings and other meetings


  • Winter 2014/2015 - PIM anticipated
  • Spring 2015 - Draft EIS (DEIS) completion/published anticipated
  • Summer 2015 - Public Hearing on DEIS anticipated
  • Winter 2015/2016 - Final EIS (FEIS)/Record of Decision (ROD) anticipated and completion of study

Past meetings


Public involvement archives

News releases



  • Two separate committees will help with the alternatives analysis and identification and implementation of short-term improvements.
  • These committees have been meeting approximately once every two months since Feb. 2005.
  • Recommendations from both committees will help WisDOT make decisions on the corridor's future.

Policy advisory committee (PAC)

PAC consists of elected officials from:

  • City of Stoughton
  • Village of McFarland
  • Town of Albion
  • Town of Dunkirk
  • Town of Dunn
  • Town of Pleasant Springs
  • Town of Rutland

Technical advisory committee (TAC)

TAC consists of representatives from:

  • Madison Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
  • Department of Natural Resources
  • Federal Highway Administration
  • Dane County Highway Department
  • Dane County Planning
  • City of Stoughton
  • Village of McFarland
  • Town of Dunn
  • Town of Rutland

Project comments

WisDOT welcomes project comments/suggestions. Please give us your comments/suggestions on this project, the project goals, transportation deficiencies, project purpose and need, and preliminary alternatives. Thank you for your interest and assistance with this important project.

  • Submit comments at PIMs and/or other public meetings
  • Send project comments via email to project staff
  • Comment sheet To submit your comments - Print this document, fill it out and mail it to WisDOT.

Questions about the content of this page:
WisDOT Southwest Region Office-Madison, swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: August 12, 2014

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