WIS 71 (Harmony Avenue to North Street) - Monroe County

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

Project location

WIS 71 (Harmony Avenue to North Street), Sparta to Norwalk - Monroe County

Project overview

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) plans to recondition this 11.75-mile stretch of WIS 71. This project is part of WisDOT's Highway Safety Improvement Program, and the intent is to decrease the frequency and severity of roadway departure crashes along this corridor.

Additional improvements include:

  • Milling rumble strips into existing​ shoulder

Additional ​information:


  • 2023 - Construction anticipated

Traffic impacts/detours

WIS 71 will remain open with flagging operations.​



Contact information

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

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

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Southwest Region, La Crosse Office
3550 Mormon Coulee Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-9022
Fax: (608) 785-9969
TTY: 711
Email: swr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov