Public construction update meeting scheduled for WIS 57 work in Door County

​Project begins following Labor Day weekend this year

Release date: May 25, 2017

(Door County) The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region announces a public construction update meeting to discuss construction details for the WIS 57 resurfacing project from County Q in Baileys Harbor to WIS 42 in Sister Bay in Door County. The construction meeting will be held Tuesday June 6, 2017 starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Baileys Harbor Town Hall, 2392 County F in Baileys Harbor. A short presentation will take place at the start of the meeting, followed by an open-house format until approximately 6:30 p.m. 

The WIS 57 Project includes milling and resurfacing of the roadway and removal of the existing box culvert at Mudd Creek and replacement with a single span bridge. Other work includes culvert replacements, minor drainage improvements, beam guard replacement, permanent signing, and pavement marking.  The project will start after Labor Day and finish in spring of 2018. WIS 57 will be detoured from after Labor Day weekend to before Fall Fest weekend in 2017. All other work is expected to be completed under traffic with flagging operations.

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 and project engineers will be available to discuss the project on an individual basis. Businesses can also get information on business signing and WisDOT’s “In This Together” program tailored specifically for businesses in a construction work zone.

Persons who are unable to attend the meeting and have questions can contact Project Manager Jeremy Ashauer, 944 Vanderperren Way, Green Bay, 54304, by phone at (920) 412-6381 or via email at Citizens who are deaf or hard of hearing and who require an interpreter may request one by contacting Jeremy at least three working days prior to the meeting via the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System (dial 711).

For more information, contact:
Mark Kantola, Regional Communications Manager, (920) 492-4153