Accountability - Damage Claims

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Description

The damage claims area within WisDOT provides reimbursements to the state highway maintenance fund by collecting moneys from negligent drivers who cause damage to state highway property. Collections are updated annually to reflect dollars collected on claims. The department’s goal is to collect 90 percent of the original invoice within six years of the reported damage to state highway property.

How is this measure trending?​​  Favorable​Green up arrow

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*Target - The target is​ 90 percent of original invoice amount: 85 percent after five years; 80 percent after four years; 75 percent after three years; 70 percent after two years; and 65​ percent after one year.

Accountability: The continuous effort to use public dollars in the most efficient and cost-effective way.​