WIS 159 (Skillet Creek Bridge)

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

Project location

WIS 159 (Skillet Creek Bridge), Baraboo, Sauk County

Project overview

This project will replace the existing structure over Skillet Creek, located south of Baraboo along the route to Devil’s Lake State Park. Roadway approach work, minor grading, and guardrail improvements will also be constructed.


  • This project is currently scheduled to begin construction in 2021.

Traffic impacts/detours

Traffic mitigation methods to be announced.



Contact information

Nathaniel Schumaker, WisDOT Project Leader
(608) 386-1334

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

Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Southwest Region, La Crosse Office
3550 Mormon Coulee Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-9022 or (888) 368-5463 (toll free)
Fax: (608) 785-9969
TTY: 711
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov