WIS 153 closure, detour scheduled for Thursday night in Mosinee

​​Release Date: August 18, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) North Central Region, Marathon County Highway Department and Marathon County Sheriff’s Department have scheduled the following closure for Thursday, September 17, 2020:

WIS 153, Marathon County
Due to an event at the Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA), WIS 153 will be closed between West View Drive and East View Drive from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on September 17, 2020.​​

WIS 153 traffic will be detoured through the industrial park on the north side via West View Drive, South View Drive/Golf Club Boulevard/Park View Circle, and East View Drive.

Motorists should watch for slow or stopped traffic on I-39 near the WIS 153 exit. Local law enforcement will be on site directing event traffic. Portable message boards will be placed on I-39 to provide advanced warning to motorists traveling through the area.

Construction Update

  • This section of WIS 153 is currently under construction. Sidewalk along the north side of WIS 153 will be closed from Edison Street to Golf Club Boulevard.
  • Crews will be removing traffic control and cease operations until Friday morning. Contractor equipment will remain on site behind the sidewalk.
  • On Friday morning, crews will reinstall the westbound closure and temporary pedestrian ramps/detours. Crews will also install the eastbound driving lane closure.
  • The project website is available here: https://projects.511wi.gov/wis153marathon/​

For more information:

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

Marathon County Sheriff's Department, (715) 261-1200