news_and_announcements

FONT SIZE   A A A
Department:
Sub-Department:
Month:
Category:
News & Announcements » All
Share:
  « Back
March 17, 2017 - WIS HIGHWAY 22 RECONDITIONING/DETOUR

OCONTO COUNTY
WIS 22 reconditioning
Location/limits: WIS 22, Highland Drive in Oconto Falls to US 141 in Town of Stiles
Schedule: March 6, 2017 to mid-August 2017
Length: 4.22 miles
Cost: $3.4 million
Description of work: Reconditioning of WIS 22 consists of milling the existing asphalt pavement and placing a
new driving surface. WIS 22 base-layer improvements will be completed in certain areas. Other work includes
adding right-turn lanes at County I, Larson Road and Younger Road, removing and replacing two concrete box
culverts, replacing existing culvert pipes at various locations, and installing new pavement marking and
permanent signs.
March 13 to March 17: The contractor cleared trees in advance of grading work.
March 20 to March 24: Tree clearing will finish and the detour route will be marked for the scheduled March
27 closure of WIS 22.
Traffic impacts: WIS 22 will be closed and detoured in two stages to accommodate as much traffic as possible through Oconto Falls.
March 27 to mid-July: WIS 22 closed between County I and Duame Road. Access will be maintained for property owners and businesses.
Mid-July to mid-August: WIS 22 will be closed between Highland Drive and Duame Road.
Detour: Stage 1 detour (March 27 to mid-July): WIS 22 to County Ito County A to US 141 to WIS 22. Stage 2 detour (mid-July to mid-August: WIS 22 to County B to County A to US 141 to WIS 22