DOT shaves $262M from estimated cost of I-94 rebuild
The state of WisconsinÃ¢;Â€Â™s estimate of the total cost of rebuilding Interstate 94 between Milwaukee and the Illinois border is now $1.65 billion, a significant reduction from costs predicted in 2006 before the project started.
The original 2006 estimate ballparked the cost of rebuilding and widening 35 miles of I-94 at $1.91 billion. An estimate the Wisconsin Department of Transportation released Tuesday is $262 million lower.
Much of the savings is because the prices of building materials andÃ¢;Â€Â¦;