WIS 188

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

Project location

WIS 188, WIS 60 to Merrimac Ferry Landing (WIS 113), Columbia County

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Project overview

The project is located in the Town of West Point in Columbia County. The limits of this project are WIS 188 between WIS 60 and Merrimac Ferry Landing (WIS 113) in Columbia County.

The proposed improvement is to resurface the roadway, mill 3.5 inches of the existing asphalt and overlay with 3.5 inches of new asphalt. Pavement markings will be added, and sign upgraded.


  • Construction currently scheduled for 2018.

Traffic impacts/detours

WIS 188 will be closed to all traffic. A signed detour using WIS 60 and WIS 113 will be in place to reroute traffic. Local roads will also be available to bypass the project. Access to adjacent properties will be provided at all times.



Contact information

Lalitha Balachandran P.E., WisDOT Project Manager
(608) 243-3382

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

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Southwest Region, Madison Office
2101 Wright Street
Madison, WI 53704
Phone: (608) 246-3800
Fax: (608) 246-3843
TTY: 711
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov