Wednesday, March 06, 2024

Input session RR bike/ped safety


WisDOT wants to hear from you!  

Join a virtual meeting to discuss pedestrian safety concerns at railroad crossings in the La Crosse region on Wednesday April 3 at 9:00 a.m. via ZOOM.  

RSVP by March 20th by emailing:  

WisDOT is preparing a Bicycle/Pedestrian Railroad Crossing Safety Action Plan and looking to improve safety at railroad crossings for people walking, biking or rolling.  

Join us for a  one hour virtual Zoom meeting to discuss factors that make certain railroad crossings unsafe and identify opportunities to improve pedestrian safety at railroad tracks. We will briefly discuss the statewide effort, but the conversation will focus on La Crosse area railroad crossings. The facilitated discussion will include a short presentation, poll questions and interactive activities to help gather stakeholder input.  

We want your input!  

Join the virtual meeting on April 3rd to discuss pedestrian safety at La Crosse area railroad crossings. Please email Dan McNiel ( by March 20th to RSVP and be sent a link to the Zoom meeting. 

Interactive Comment Map: You can share your feedback today by adding comments and suggestions to the project’s interactive comment map. Use the link below to add your thoughts, review comments from others, and help us improve safety for all people who walk, bike, roll at these locations. 

Please help us spread the word by sharing the comment map with family, friends, colleagues and others who may be interested. Please feel free to share the focus group invitation with others in your network who may be interested in joining the discussion.  

Thank you, 

Kris Sommers, P.E.

Railroad Engineering and Safety Supervisor

WisDOT Bureau of Transit, Local Roads, Railroads and Harbors

Division of Transportation Investment Management

Phone: 608-266-3341

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