Grading work continues for new lanes of travel
Release Date: April 2, 2020
(Plymouth) The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region announces construction for the WIS 23 expansion project in Sheboygan County resumes Monday, April 6, 2020. This is continuation of 2019 work to complete grading for the additional lanes of travel from the Sheboygan/Fond du Lac County line (Division Road) in the town of Greenbush to County P in the town of Plymouth. WIS 23 will remain open for travel on the existing lanes.
Following completion of grading this summer, crews will begin to place pavement for the additional lanes on WIS 23. Work in 2020 also includes constructing a WIS 23 eastbound structure over the Ice Age Trail, construction of culverts and inlets, and completion of a wetland mitigation site. The Sheboygan County portion of the WIS 23 expansion project is scheduled for completion by mid-2021.
This work is part of the WIS 23 4-lane, on-alignment expansion project scheduled for 2019-2022 in Sheboygan and Fond du Lac counties.
Work Zone Safety
Each year in Wisconsin, both highway workers and motorists are killed and injured in crashes that happen in highway construction zones. Motorists should slow down, be patient and pay attention to their surroundings in this and all work zones.
For more information regarding work zone rules for motorists, the new law restricting hand-held devices, and general work zone safety information, please see our work zone safety website.
For more information, contact:
Mark Kantola, Regional Communications Manager
Mark.Kantola@dot.wi.gov, (920) 492-4153