WIS 131 (WIS 82 to WIS 33) - Vernon County

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

Project location

WIS 131 (WIS 82 to WIS 33), La Farge to Ontario - Vernon County

Project overview

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) plans to improve this 12-milesection of WIS 131 from La Farge to Ontario by resurfacing the existing asphalt pavement.

Additional improvements include:

  • Upgrading guardrail
  • Concrete overlay on two bridges
  • Bridge painting and wing stabilization on one bridge
  • Curb ramp installation at the intersection of WIS 133 and WIS 33
  • Culvert repairs and lining
  • New cross culverts and inlets


Traffic impacts/detours

The project will be split into 3 stages, with project detoured for each stage.



Contact information

Paul Valenti, P.E.
WisDOT Project Manager
(608) 785-9053

Hannah Punzel
WisDOT Southwest Region Communications Manager
(608) 246-7907

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)​
Southwest Region, La Crosse Office
3550 Mormon Coulee Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-9022
TTY: 711
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov