Public meeting set for I-39/90/94 Wisconsin River Bridge

​Release date: April 4, 2019

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will host a public involvement meeting to discuss the evaluation of the I-39/90/94 Wisconsin River Bridge in Columbia County. The open house meeting will be held from 5-7 p.m. on April 18 at Poynette High School, 108 N. Cleveland Street. A brief presentation will be made at 5:15 p.m. 

As part of the ongoing bridge evaluation, a preliminary range of alternatives has been developed to determine how to best address the needs of the structure, which was constructed in 1961. The project area extends 1.6 miles north of the Wisconsin River and 1.9 miles south. 

The meeting will provide the public with the opportunity to review project purpose and need and the preliminary alternatives being considered to address structure needs. Information will be on display for participants to review. Team members will be available to answers questions and gather input.

If you are unable to attend the meeting or would like more information, please contact WisDOT Project Manager Rob Knorr at (608) 246-5444. Written comments regarding the project can be mailed to Rob Knorr at the WisDOT Southwest Region, WisDOT Southwest Region, 2101 Wright Street, Madison, WI 53704, or sent by email to

The meeting facility is handicap accessible. Requests for a hearing interpreter can be made by contacting Rob Knorr at least three working days prior to the meeting via the Wisconsin Telecommunication Relay System (dial 771). 

For more information, contact:

Rob Knorr, WisDOT Project Manager
(608) 246-5444,