WIS 33 (Kickapoo River bridge to Hillsboro city limit)

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

Project location

WIS 33 (Kickapoo River bridge to Hillsboro city limit), Ontario to Hillsboro - Vernon County

Project overview

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) plans to improve this 15 mile section of WIS 33 between Ontario and Hillsboro by resurfacing the pavement (2 inch mill and overlay). Guardrail replacement, box culvert cleaning, and minor concrete work at select box culverts and bridges will also be included as part of the project.


  • 2024 - Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

Project will be constructed with single lane closures controlled by flaggers.

  • A portion of the road in Wildcat Mtn. State Park will be detoured during paving.



Contact information

Nathaniel Schumaker, P.E.
WisDOT Project Manager
(608) 789-5538

Hannah Punzel
WisDOT Southwest Region Communications Manager
(608) 246-7907

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Southwest Region, La Crosse Office
3550 Mormon Coulee Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-9022
TTY: 711
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov