US 2 construction project in Iron county scheduled to begin June 1

​Release date: May 24, 2021

​Work to resurface US 2 between County B and Stateline Road/County D in the town of Kimball is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Other improvements include guardrail and culvert replacements. This project is adjacent to the ongoing roundabout project at US 2/US 51 near Hurley.

Motorists can expect to encounter single lane closures with flaggers. A 3-foot paved shoulder will be maintained for bicyclists. No work will be conducted during:

  • Memorial Day, from May 28 at noon to June 1 at 6 a.m.
  • Independence Day, from July 2 at noon to July 6 at 6 a.m.

Construction is currently scheduled for completion in July 2021. The construction schedule is based on favorable weather conditions and construction status. A project website is available here.

For more information, contact:

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