Public meeting scheduled for WIS 23 in Fond du Lac and Sheboygan counties

​Meeting to address future of WIS 23

Release date: September 28, 2017

(Fond du Lac/Sheboygan) The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region announces a public involvement meeting to discuss a study of WIS 23 from US 151 to County P in Fond du Lac and Sheboygan counties. The meeting will be held Thursday, October 12, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. on the UW - Fond du Lac campus in the Large Group Instruction (LGI) Room, 400 University Drive, Fond du Lac. The LGI Room can be accessed from the University Center building entrance. A brief presentation will take place at 5:30 p.m., with the remainder of the meeting following an open-house format.

The public meeting will discuss recent efforts by WisDOT and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to prepare a new Limited Scope Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (LS SEIS) for WIS 23 in the study limits. The new LS SEIS will address concerns a federal court raised in a previous WIS 23 study.

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting to learn more about the study and provide input. WIS 23 study maps, exhibits and other information will be on display. WisDOT staff will be available to discuss the study on a one-on-one basis, answer questions or address concerns. More information can be found on the WIS 23 study project website.

Persons who are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, can contact WisDOT project manager, Bryan Lipke at 944 Vanderperren Way, Green Bay, WI 54304, phone (920) 492-5703, or email bryan.lipke@dot.wi.gov. The meeting facility is wheelchair accessible. Deaf or hard of hearing persons needing assistance may call the Wisconsin Telecommunication Relay System (dial 711). To allow time for arranging assistance, please call no later than three working days prior to the meeting.

For more information, contact:

Mark Kantola, Regional Communications Manager
Mark.kantola@dot.wi.gov  (920) 492-4153