April 16. 2012 6:00AM - Last modified: April 16. 2012 6:53AM

FORT ATKINSON - Walker cancels Fort Atkinson bypass project

It appears that a proposed Highway 12/Fort Atkinson bypass project will be canceled as a result of action by Gov. Scott Walker.

In a letter to Senate Republican Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, Walker said because of citizen concern and “in light of the low likelihood of prompt project enumeration,” he is directing the Wisconsin Department of Transportation to stop its work on the Highway 12/Fort Atkinson bypass study project.

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