Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association

2009-11 Biennial Budget

WisDOT Submits 2009-11 Budget Request WisDOT formally submitted its 2009-11 biennial budget request to the Department of Administration in November 2008. Click here for a summary of WisDOT's request.

Governor's 2009-11 Biennial Budget Request Click here to read a summary of Gov. Doyle's proposed transportation budget for the period July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011.

Joint Finance Committee Passes Budget The Legislature's Joint Committee on Finance voted 12-4 on May 29 to approve its version of the 2009-11 state budget. Transportation provisions are contained in Motion 700 and Motion 615.

The State Assembly is scheduled to consider the budget during the week of June 8.

Assembly OKs State Budget The State Assembly voted 50-48 on June 13 to approve its version of the 2009-11 state budget. Click here for an explanation of changes the Assembly made the Joint Finance Committee version of the transportation budget.

Senate Approves Budget 17-16 The State Senate voted 17-16 on June 17 to approve its version of the 2009-11 state budget, rejecting the proposed assessment on oil company gross receipts.  Click here for Senate changes to the Joint Finance version of the budget.

Click here for a comparative summary of the Assembly and Senate versions of the budget.