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Where’s the road work happening?

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) provides weekly updates on road construction projects in northwest Wisconsin:

Pierce County Highway: US 10/63 and WIS 65

Location: US 10/63-WIS 65 intersec – tion and US 10/63 from North Oak Street to North Beulah Street in Ellsworth

Schedule: Aug. 23 to October 2021 and spring 2022

Cost: $1.84 million

Description: Milling the existing pavement and replacing it with new asphalt, upgrading curb ramps and replacing pavement marking. Realigning left-turn lanes at the US 10/63/WIS 65 intersection to allow for improved truck turning movements at the intersection and upgrading the signals there, all in 2022.

Travc impacts: Motorists will encounter lane shifts and reduced shoulders near the US 10/63-WIS 65 intersection.

Highway: County A Location: WIS 35 to US 10 about 1.5 miles north of Maiden Rock

Schedule: May 2 to May 23

Cost: $316,821

Description: Widening the shoulders and installing centerline rumble strips, pavement marking and signing. Travc impacts: Motorists will encounter single-lane closures controlled by flagging.

St. Croix County Highway: I-94

Location: Carmichael Road bridge over I-94 in Hudson Schedule: May 2 to late August, all but the polymer overlay; that must be done by Sept. 16.

Cost: $1.25 million Description: Replacing the bridge›s expansion joints and the approach slabs on each side of the structure; patching cracks and spalling in the bridge girders and abutment wings; placing a polymer overlay on the bridge deck; and adjusting and tensioning a tilted sign›s anchor nuts.

Travc impacts:

• Two lanes in each direction will remain open on the Carmichael Road Bridge during peak travel times.

• The inner left-turn lane from Crest View Drive onto Carmichael Road is closed. Highway: I-94 Location: Rush River bridges west of Baldwin

Schedule: Sept. 7, 2021, to October 2023

Cost: $6.14 million

Description: Building temporary roadway and bridges to maintain four lanes of travc on I-94; removing and replacing the existing

east- and westbound I-94 bridges over the Rush River with structures wide enough to allow for an additional lane of travc on I-94 when warranted, along with approach pavement; clearing and grubbing ditches; and installing storm sewer, signage, pavement marking, guardrail and fence.

Travc impacts: Motorists will encounter the following closures for the coming week:

• Shoulder closures during peak travc.

• Westbound I-94 lane closures ' 8 p.m. Sunday to noon Monday. ' 6 p.m. Monday to 3 p.m. Tuesday. ' 6 p.m. Tuesday to 3 p.m. Wednesday. ' 6 p.m. Wednesday to 2 p.m. Thursday. ' 6 p.m. Thursday to 11 a.m. Friday. Highway: I-94

Location: Carr Creek south of Woodville and County NN between County B and WIS 128

Schedule: July 19, 2021, to November 2023 Cost: $21.6 million

Description: Building temporary roadway and bridges to maintain four lanes of travc on I-94; removing and replacing the existing east- and westbound I-94 bridges over Carr Creek and County NN with structures wide enough to allow for an additional lane of travc on I-94 when warranted; constructing eastbound exit ramp and westbound entrance ramp bridges and realigning the ramps at the I-94-County B interchange; extending the north end of the existing box culvert at County NN; and completing grading operations, approach work, sign installation and pavement marking.

Travc impacts: Motorists can expect to encounter the following closures on I-94 for the coming week at:

• Carr Creek: Westbound I-94 left shoulder closure. Westbound I-94 lane closures: ' 8 p.m. Sunday to 2 p.m. Monday. ' 5 p.m. Monday to 2 p.m. Tuesday. ' 5 p.m. Tuesday to 2 p.m. Wednesday. ' 5 p.m. Wednesday to 2 p.m. Thursday. ' 6 p.m. Thursday to 11 a.m. Friday. ' 7 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday.

Eastbound I-94 lane closures: ' 6 p.m. Sunday to 10 a.m. Monday. ' 5 p.m. Monday to 2 p.m. Tuesday. ' 5 p.m. Tuesday to 2 p.m. Wednesday. ' 5 p.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday. ' 6 p.m. Thursday to 9 a.m. Friday.

' 8 p.m. Friday to 9 a.m. Saturday.

• County NN: ' 8 p.m. Sunday to 2 p.m. Monday. ' 5 p.m. Monday to 2 p.m. Tuesday. ' 5 p.m. Tuesday to 2 p.m. Wednesday. ' 5 p.m. Wednesday to 2 p.m. Thursday. ' 6 p.m. Thursday to 11 a.m. Friday. ' 7 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday.

May 10, 2022