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Evers announces state funding for county forest road aidSubmitted: 03/10/2019
Evers announces state funding for county forest road aid
Stephen Goin
Stephen Goin
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RHINELANDER - Governor Tony Evers announced Friday that 24 Wisconsin counties will receive a total of $284,700 to improve public roads in county forests. 

Governor Tony Evers announced Friday that 24 Wisconsin counties will receive a total of $284,700 to improve public roads in county forests. 

To qualify for funding, roads had to meet minimum design standards outlined by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

The funding comes from fuel taxes and vehicle registration fees.

Vilas County will receive $15,078, which is the fourth highest amount listed. 

In the Northwoods, Iron County follows close behind with $14,828 and Oneida county with $11,677.

You can see the full list of counties and the aid they'll receive on the WisDOT website.


Related Weblinks:
County Road Fiscal Aids - Fiscal Year 2019

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