Public meeting for 76th Street (WIS 181) in Milwaukee County

​Release Date: February 7, 2017

For more information, contact:
Michael Pyritz, Southeast Region Communications
(262) 521-5373 or

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is announcing a public involvement meeting to discuss the reconstruction of 76th Street between Grantosa Blvd and Florist Avenue. The project is expected to begin in mid-February and will be completed by late fall 2017.

The meeting will be an open house format with project staff available to discuss the plans for the reconstruction project. Included in the project is the full reconstruction of the structure over Silver Spring Dr. along with various levels of pavement work along the length of the project.

Bridge demolition work could begin as soon as the weekend of the 17th weather dependent. There will be corresponding lane reductions to allow work to begin on building the new bridge structure. Zenith Tech Inc. was awarded the $6.85 Million contract to rebuild the structure and complete the roadway improvements.

Deaf or hard of hearing persons needing a sign language interpreter may call Kurt Flierl via the Wisconsin Telecommunication Relay System (dial 711).

Date: February 13
Time: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Carmen School of Science and Technology
5496 N. 72nd Street