Sturgeon Bay Alderman Bob Schlicht had more on his mind than roundabouts during the Department of Transportation’s informational meeting Tuesday evening. Schlicht wanted to make sure that if the project on Highway 42/57 moves forward that the city is compensated for the wear and tear on streets used as a detour route. The chairman of the city council’s parking and traffic committee acknowledged that the state provided grant funding for increased police patrols during the Bayview Bridge project…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/N1310.mp3|titles=Bob Schlicht]
Schlicht said, if the project happens, a number of things will need to be worked out before work begins on the section of highway from Michigan Street to Egg Harbor Road…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/N1311.mp3|titles=Bob Schlicht]
DOT representatives assured Schlicht that, if the project moves forward, planning will include some of the concerns he raised.