Bridge inspections, maintenance scheduled next week in Marathon, Lincoln counties

​Release date: April 7, 2021

WisDOT bridge inspectors will be performing routine inspections next week in Marathon County. Motorists will encounter work zones at the following bridges:

  • WIS 153 bridge over the Big Eau Pleine River, west of Mosinee, will have a single lane closure on Monday, May 24, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • WIS 153 bridges over the Wisconsin River, Mosinee, will have single lane closures on Monday, May 24, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Marathon County WW bridge over the Wisconsin River, village of Maine, will have a single lane closure on Tuesday, May 25, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • East Thomas Street bridge over the Wisconsin River, Wausau, will have a single lane closure on Tuesday, May 25, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • WIS 29 eastbound and westbound bridges over the Wisconsin River, Rothschild, will have single lane closures on Wednesday, May 26 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Crews will continue bridge surface repairs at the following location:

  • WIS 29 eastbound and westbound bridges over 72nd Avenue, 48th Avenue, and Little Rib River, Marathon county. Motorists will encounter single lane closures from Monday, May 24 at 7 a.m. through Friday, May 28 at noon.

Crews will also finish washing bridge decks in Lincoln county.

  • US 51 southbound over the Wisconsin River, Lincoln county, will have a single lane closure, Monday, May 24 and Tuesday, May 25, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Some lane closures will require flagging operations. The inspection schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions.

For more information, contact:

Tegan Griffith, North Central Region Communications Manager
(715) 421-8380, ​tegan.griffith@dot.wi.gov