Public meeting scheduled for replacement of eastbound WIS 16 Medary Bridge

​Release date: February 19, 2019

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will host a public involvement meeting to discuss the replacement of the eastbound WIS 16 Medary Bridge between County B and WIS 157 in La Crosse County. The meeting is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. on February 21 at North Woods International School, N2541 Sablewood Road, La Crosse.

WisDOT is in the process of designing the replacement of the eastbound WIS 16 bridge, which is nearing the end of its useful life. Safety improvements are also being examined for the intersection of WIS 16 and County B/Conoco Road. Construction is scheduled for 2023-24.

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting, provide input and ask questions concerning this project. Maps showing the proposed improvement alternatives will be on display. WisDOT representatives will be available to discuss the project on an individual basis.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, contact Tom Kratt at (608) 789-7874. Written comments regarding the project can be emailed to Tom Kratt, thomas.kratt@dot.wi.gov or mailed to WisDOT, Tom Kratt at 3550 Mormon Coulee Road, La Crosse, WI 54601. 

For more information, contact:

Michael Bie, Southwest Region Communications Manager
(608) 246-7928, michael.bie@dot.wi.gov