State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
During October 2010, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) reports 55 people died in 49 traffic crashes. Last month was the fifth safest driving month of October since World War II.
Mindful that winter is on its way, the DOT offers tips for safe winter driving.