WIS 33 (WIS 22 to .19 miles west of Morris Drive) - Columbia County

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

Project location

WIS 33 (WIS 22 to .19 miles west of Morris Drive), Marcellon to Cambria - Columbia County

Project overview

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is developing preliminary plans for a pavement replacement project on WIS 33 in Columbia County. The 9.5-mile project is located between the WIS 22 intersection and the Morris Drive intersection in the Towns of Marcellon, Scott and Randolph.

Purposed Improvements Include:

  • 4-inch Cold-In-Place (CIR) recycled asphaltic pavement layer
  • 4-inch Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) surface layer
  • 5-foot paved shoulders
  • Polymer overlay and new approach slabs for the bridge near Marcellon (WIS 33 over Fox River; 1.9 miles east of WIS 22)
  • Replacement of existing guard rail and end terminals to meet current design standards
  • Replacement of advanced warning rumble strips at the WIS 22 / WIS 33 intersection
  • Replacement of existing pavement markings


  • Spring 2022 - Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

WIS 33 will be closed and detoured to through traffic during construction. Access for residents, businesses, and emergency services will be maintained at all times.


Preliminary Design

Contact information

Lalitha Balachandran, 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