Wisconsin Department of Transportation

Alert: The following services will be unavailable on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 12 a.m. (midnight) to 6 a.m. CST due to system maintenance.

Transportation Planning Manual

Welcome to WisDOT’s Transportation Planning Manual. The objective of this manual is to provide a web-based tool that facilitates the communication of planning policy and serves as a planning information resource that assists planners and transportation professionals in accessing planning policy information necessary in doing their jobs.

The manual, which links to other WisDOT manuals and planning information, helps provide for the uniform planning of Wisconsin's transportation system.

Chapter 1 - Transportation Planning Manual Introduction

Chapter 2 - WisDOT Transportation Planning and Corridor Management

Chapter 3 - Transportation Planning Governing Principles

Chapter 4 - Public Involvement in Transportation Planning

Chapter 5 - Environmental Stewardship and Transportation Planning

Chapter 6 - Community, Local Planning and Land Use

Chapter 7 - State Trunk Highways and Local Roads

Chapter 8 - Transit, Rail, Air, Water, Bicycle, Pedestrian, Freight and Transportation Demand Management

Chapter 9 - Traffic Forecasting, Travel Demand Models and other Planning Data

Chapter 10 - STIP/TIP Preparation and Transportation Programming

Chapter 11 - References for Transportation Planning

Related information

SSI - Project contacts Questions about the content of this page:
Bureau of Planning and Economic Development, bop.dtim@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: May 22, 2014

All external hyperlinks are provided for your information and for the benefit of the general public. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation does not testify to, sponsor or endorse the accuracy of the information provided on externally linked pages. Some pages contain links to other documents and media types (PDF, Word, Flash, Video, etc.) and require free plugins to work. Visit our software information page for assistance.