WIS 44 (County P to WIS 33), Pardeeville to Marcellon - Columbia County

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

Project location

WIS 44 (County P to WIS 33), Pardeeville to Marcellon - Columbia County

Project overview

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is developing preliminary plans for a pavement replacement project on WIS 44 in Columbia County. The 2.5 mile project is located between the County P intersection and the WIS 33 intersection in the Towns of Wyocena and Marcellon.

Proposed Improvements Include:
  • 4 inch Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) surface layer
  • Replacement of existing cross culverts
  • 5-foot paved shoulders
  • Replacement of existing pavement markings


  • Fall 2022 - Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

WIS 44 will remain open to traffic with flagging operations during construction.


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