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

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Public Involvement Meetings (PIM), hearings and other meetings


  • Spring 2018 - Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) available for public review and comment
  • Spring 2018 - Public Hearing on the EA
  • Fall 2018 – EA/anticipated Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) signed

Past meetings

The most recent PIM for the US 51 Corridor Study was held August 26th, 2015. A copy of the presentation and exhibits from this meeting are below.

Information and exhibits from previous meetings can be found at the Public Involvement Archives link below.

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 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.