Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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Connecting Highway Aids

Connecting Highway Aids (CHA) assist municipalities with costs associated with increased traffic and maintenance on roads that connect segments of the State Trunk Highway System.

One hundred twenty (120) municipalities receive quarterly payments on a per lane mile basis, with rates varying according to population and appropriations set in the state budget.

Current Calendar Year Payment Totals


Previous Calendar Year Payment Totals

Payment Details

Aid payment schedule:

  • Cities, villages and towns receive four equal payments annually on the first Monday of January, April, July, and October


Aid payment options:

  1. Electronic deposit to your local government account
  2. Electronic deposit to your Local Government Investment Pool account
  3. Paper check


To select or modify the payment option that best suits the needs of your local government, please contact the Wisconsin Department of Revenue, (608) 261-5374 or lgs@revenue.wi.gov to select or modify the payment option that best suits the needs of your local government. To select or change banking information, submit a Request for Direct Deposit form to the Department of Revenue.

Program manager: Mary Sanchez, mary.sanchez@dot.wi.gov, (608) 266-0254

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Questions about the content of this page:
Mary Sanchez, mary.sanchez@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: April 1, 2015

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