Maintenance activities scheduled this week for Marathon, Shawano, Waupaca, Wood counties

Release Date: May 4, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) North Central Region has scheduled the following maintenance activities for the week of May 4, 2020. All work and closures are weather dependent and subject to change.  Motorists are advised to use caution and remain alert when driving through any work zone.

Marathon County, US 51
Marathon County Highway Department will move into the second phase of concrete joint repairs on US 51 in Marathon County starting today. The right two lanes of US 51 southbound will be closed between Rib River Bridge and County NN. The ramp from Sherman Street on to US 51 southbound will be closed. Traffic will be routed along County R (Hummingbird Road). During this time, motorists can expect 24/7 lane closures, and a reduced speed limit of 55 mph. Work is anticipated to be completed by Friday, May 15, 2020.

Shawano County, WIS 29
Shawano County Highway Department will be repairing, removing and replacing concrete patches on westbound WIS 29, from County U to Spruce Road, starting Wednesday, May 6 at 6 a.m. through Friday, May 15 at 4 p.m. Lane closures will be marked with barrels and barricades for the length and duration of the project.

Waupaca County
Waupaca County Highway Department will be conducting routine bridge maintenance with a reach-all truck this week at the locations listed below. Traffic will be managed with flaggers at both locations through the end of day Tuesday.
• WIS 49, bridge over Waupaca River, May 4, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• WIS 22/WIS110, bridge over Little Wolf River, May 5, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wood County
Wood County Highway Department will be conducting routine bridge maintenance at the locations listed below.
• WIS 13, bridge over US 10, May 4 through May 7 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a single lane closure on northbound WIS 13 and the right shoulder will be closed on westbound US 10.
• US 10, bridges over County P, May 4 through May 7, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists will encounter a single lane closure on eastbound and westbound US 10.

For more information:

Tegan Griffith, Region Communication Manager
tegan.griffith@dot.wi.gov or (715) 493-3710