US 14 (Vernon County line to Kalish Lane) - Richland Couny

Project location | Project overview | Schedule | Traffic impacts/detours | Status/phase | Contact information

Proje​ct location

US 14 (Vernon County line to Kalish Lane), Readstown to Richland Center - Richland County

Project ov​​​erview

The proposed undertaking covers 10.41 miles of US 14 between the Vernon County line and Kalish Lane (just east of WIS 171). Proposed work consists of:

  • Milling and overlaying the asphalt pavement
  • Adjusting/replacing guardrail
  • Structural repairs on various bridges an​d culverts ​throughout the project
  • Replacement of the bridge over the West Branch of Mill Creek

The anticipated construction is currently scheduled for the summer of 2028 but could be advanced to 2025 if funds become available.


  • Fall 2022 - Public Involvement Meeting
  • Summer 2028 - Construction anticipated

Traffic i​​mpacts/detours

A detour will be required for while the bridge over the West Branch of Mill Creek is replaced. The signed detour will utilize US 61 and WIS 171. Access to all properties adjacent to US 14 will be maintained.



Contact i​nformation

John Bainter, P.E.
WisDOT Project Manager
(608) 785-9729​

Michael Bie
WisDOT Southwest Region Communications Manager
(608) 246-7928

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Southwest Region, La Crosse Office
3550 Mormon Coulee Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-9022
Fax: (608) 785-9969
TTY: 711