Public pre-construction meeting scheduled for WIS 116/Wolf River Bridge improvements in Winnebago County

​Construction set to begin in Winneconne on Sept. 11

Release date: Aug. 31, 2017

(Winneconne) The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast Region announces a public pre-construction meeting for the WIS 116/Wolf River Bridge project in the village of Winneconne, Winnebago County. The project begins on WIS 116 approximately 150 feet west of 1st Street and extends east to approximately 100 feet east of 2nd Avenue.

WIS 116/Wolf River Bridge Public Pre-Construction Meeting

  • When: 7 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017
  • Where: Winneconne Middle School, Large Group Lecture Hall, 400 N 9th Ave., Winneconne
    • Please enter through School Entrance A. The room will be on your left as you proceed straight into the building.

Project staff will discuss project scope, schedule and traffic impacts at the meeting. Engineers will also be available to explain the construction process and answer questions on a one-on-one basis. You can also visit the WIS 116 construction project website for more information.

Construction of the new Wolf River Bridge is tentatively scheduled to begin Sept. 11, 2017.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, please contact WisDOT Project Manager Bill Bertrand, P.E., WisDOT Northeast Region, 944 Vanderperren Way, Green Bay, WI  54304, via phone (920) 360-3124 or email

The meeting facility is wheelchair accessible. Deaf or hard of hearing persons requiring an interpreter may request one by contacting Mr. Bertrand at least three working days prior to the meeting via the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System (dial 711).

For more information, contact:

Mark Kantola, Regional Communications Manager   
(920) 492-5743