WIS 162 bridge over Dutch Creek

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

Project location

WIS 162 bridge over Dutch Creek, between Bangor and Coon Valley - La Crosse County

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Orange = Project location

Red = Detour route

Project overview

The proposed improvements include:

  • New concrete deck overlay
  • Replacement of expansion joints
  • Replacement of expansion bearings on abutments
  • Concrete surface repair on abutments and piers
  • Repair of concrete drip edge of deck
  • Zone painting of girders at abutments
  • Spot painting and overcoating remaining steel surfaces
  • Update bridge rail post anchors in deck
  • Paint/galvanize corroded surface on railing
  • Add /refresh riprap on abutment slopes and repair erosion on slope and shoulders


  • 2024 - Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

The bridge will be closed, and traffic will be detoured on I-90, WIS 27, and WIS 33.



Contact information

Paul M. Valenti, P.E.
WisDOT Project Manager
Phone (608) 785-9053
Email paul.valenti@dot.wi.gov

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
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov