Gov. Scott Walker has announced that local governments have received quarterly payments totaling $83,586,968 for General Transportation Aids, Connecting Highway Aids and Expressway Policing Aids from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT).
General Transportation Aids help defray the costs of constructing, maintaining, and operating roads and streets under local jurisdiction. Connecting Highway Aids reimburse municipalities for maintenance and traffic control of certain state highways within municipalities.
The distribution of General Transportation Aids to Kewaunee County towns was as follows: Ahnapee $26,589, Carlton $28,676, Casco $25,141, Franklin $28,114, Lincoln $27,828, Luxemburg $31,764, Montpelier $26,198, Pierce $15,788, Red River $32,716, West Kewaunee $23,165.
The village of Casco received $4,419, and the village of Luxemburg $18,520.
The city of Algoma received $45,050, along with $7,052 in Connecting Highway Aids. The city of Kewaunee received $42,107, plus $8,436 in Connecting Highway Aids.