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With the New Year upon us, it is important to mention a new change in traffic law. Beginning on January 1, 2010, Wisconsin Act 97 permits U-turns at controlled intersections where signs prohibiting U-turns are not installed. A controlled intersection means any intersection that is controlled by traffic control signals or by a traffic officer. There are important guidelines to follow when making a legal U-turn from a controlled intersection.