WIS 16 Bridge over Beaver Dam River

Project location | Project overview | Schedule | Traffic impacts/detours | Status/phase | Contact information

Project location

WIS 16 Bridge over Beaver Dam River, Dodge County

Project overview

The project will address the cracking and spalling on the deck, wingwalls and abutment body ends of the WIS 16 bridge over the Beaver Dam River in the Town of Lowell. This project will replace the bridge deck and wingwalls.  Additional improvements included:

  • Installation of new guardrail.
  • Surface repair on abutment body ends.
  • Installation of new pavement marking.


  • Summer 2021 - Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

The bridge will be closed to traffic during construction. Traffic will be detoured onto WIS 26 to WIS 33 to US 151.



Contact information

James Oettinger, P.E, WisDOT Project Supervisor
(608) 246-3879

Michael Bie, WisDOT Southwest Region Communications Manager
(608) 246-7928

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Southwest Region, Madison Office
2101 Wright Street
Madison, WI 53704
Phone: (608) 246-3800
Fax: (608) 246-3843
TTY: 711
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov