Second public meeting set for WIS 38 Root River bridge project staging

​Release date: June 6, 2023

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is hosting a second public involvement meeting to discuss the latest staging developments on the WIS 38 Root River bridge reconstruction project. This project is located on Northwestern Avenue (WIS 38) between County MM and Rapids Drive in Racine County.

Meeting Details:

Wednesday, June 14
4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Community Center
2221 Douglas Avenue, Racine

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting for an update on the WIS 38 Root River bridge project staging. Traffic control details, maps, and other materials will be on display to allow for continued discussion. WisDOT representatives will also be attendance to discuss the project on an individual basis. Comment forms will be available for everyone to provide their thoughts and comments.

The meeting facility is wheelchair accessible. Deaf or hard of hearing persons needing assistance may contact Justin Suydam, WisDOT Project Manager, via the Wisconsin Telecommunication Relay System (dial 711). To allow time for arranging assistance, please call no later than three working days prior to the meeting.

For additional information about the proposed improvements, please contact WisDOT project manager,

Justin Suydam at (262) 548-8745,

Contact Information:

Chris Verhyen, Southeast Region Communications Manager
(262) 548-8757

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