Public Involvement Meeting for US 8, Little Soft Maple Creek Bridge improvement project in Rusk County

​Meeting will provide project information and encourage community feedback.

Published: March 28, 2019

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northwest Region will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss improvements to US 8 in the town of Stubbs, Rusk County. The meeting is scheduled from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at the Stubbs Town Hall located at N3305 S Hutchinson Road, Bruce, Wisconsin.

The meeting will be an informal open house. Exhibits showing the plan concepts will be on display. Project representatives will be available to discuss the project on an individual basis.

The improvement will include the structure replacement of US 8 at the crossing of the Little Soft Maple Creek. The project is currently scheduled for the 2021 construction season. US 8 will be reduced to one lane during construction using temporary signals.

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting, provide input and ask questions concerning the project. WisDOT representatives will be available to discuss the project and answer questions.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, contact Philip Keppers, project manager, at (715) 225-9453. Written comments regarding the project can be mailed to Philip Keppers, WisDOT-NW Region Superior Office, 1701 N. 4th Street, Superior, WI 54880.

Citizens who are hard of hearing and require an interpreter may request one by contacting WisDOT at least three working days prior to the meeting via the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System (dial 711).

For more information regarding traffic impacts, transportation news and improvement project updates in Wisconsin’s northwest region:

For more information on this project, contact:

Philip Keppers, Project Manager
(715) 225-9453, philip.keppers@dot.wi.gov