Public construction update meeting scheduled for WIS 144 work in Sheboygan County

​Reconditioning project slated to begin in mid-June

Release date: April 10, 2017

(Sheboygan County) The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region announces a public construction update meeting to discuss construction details for the upcoming work on WIS 144 from WIS 57 to WIS 28 in Sheboygan County. The meeting will be held on Thursday, April 20, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Random Lake Village Hall, 96 Russell Drive, in Random Lake. Construction is anticipated to start in mid-June and will be completed in early November. Traffic on WIS 144 will be detoured for the duration of the project with one lane remaining open for local and emergency vehicle access only.

The WIS 144 project includes resurfacing 6.85 miles of the highway and widening the travel lanes by two feet. The project also will widen shoulders, replace curb and gutter, replace storm sewer in Silver Creek, replace culverts, update existing beam guard, flatten side slopes, and upgrade a number of intersections.

Members of the public are encouraged to attend the meeting to review project details, view project displays and exhibits, and discuss any traffic or access concerns. WisDOT staff will be available to discuss the project on an individual basis. 

Persons who are unable to attend the meeting and have questions can contact Project Manager Kyle Treml at (920) 360-7029 or email Kyle at kyle.treml@dot.wi.gov. Citizens who are deaf or hard of hearing and who require an interpreter may request one by contacting Kyle at least three working days prior to the meeting via the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System (dial 711).