WIS 26 (Milligan Road to Doty Street) - Dodge County

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

​Project location​

WIS 26 (Milligan Road to Doty Street), Waupun to Chester - Dodge County​​​

Project overview​​

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is proposing to resurface a section of WIS 26 between 0.2 miles south of Milligan Road in the Town of Chester and Doty Street within the City of Waupun.

​The following needs have been identified on this section of WIS 26:

  • The existing pavement is cracked and will be replaced
  • The existing curb ramps do not meet current ADA standards and will be updated
  • The existing light poles within the WIS 26 raised median at the intersection at Shaler Drive do not meet standards and will require relocation
  • The concrete base at the WIS 26 Underpass is aged and will be patched
  • The existing guardrail at the WIS 26 Underpass does not meet current standards and will be replaced

Improvements include:

  • Resurfacing of the existing​​ pavement
  • Upgrading curb ramps to ADA standards
  • Relocation of light poles
  • Patching the concrete base at the WIS 26 underpass
  • ​New guardrail


  • Spring 2026 ​- Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

Construction will be staged and occur under a flagging operation.



Contact information

Mike Rampetsreiter, P.E.
WisDOT Project Manager
(608) 246-7917

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
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov