Road salt becoming issue among Midwestern states
Wisconsin has more than its share of precious road salt among Midwest states. That's according to officials in Ohio, which is recommending that the Midwest work together in managing the commodity.
Ohio says states should cooperate and not compete in having good winter roads. And Wisconsin agrees.
David Vieth of the state Department of Transportation says there are lots of opportunities to work together, and he's considering Ohio's idea of a purchasing alliance.
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