Weekly Construction Update: Sept. 1-5

Posted: August 29, 2014

Weekly construction updates include upcoming lane closures and traffic impacts for construction work related to the I-39/90 Expansion Project, which are:

  • WIS 73 reconstruction, from I-39/90 north to US 12/18 near Cambridge and Deerfield;
  • Reconstruction of the I-39/90 southbound bridge over Siggelkow Road (south of the US 12/18 interchange); and
  • Pavement repairs on I-39/90 from Milwaukee Street in Janesville to just north of the WIS 73/US 51 interchange in Dane County.

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Note:

  • All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change.
  • Please be alert for crews working in the area and drive with caution through the work zones.

  • Holiday work restrictions in effect from noon Friday, August 29 until 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2.

WIS 73 reconstructionproject website
Interstate 39/90 north to US 12/18 near Cambridge and Deerfield

  • WIS 73 is CLOSED to through traffic until November 2014. WIS 73 remains open for local traffic.
    • Access to area businesses along WIS 73 to remain open.
    • Alternate routes required for through travelers. Signed detour route: I-39/90 and US 12/18.
  • Northern section of WIS 73 (just north of County B to south of US 12/18).
    • Final restoration work is ongoing.
  • Middle section of WIS 73 (north of County B to just south of County A).
    • Grading operations are almost complete in this area.
    • Permanent roadway stone is in place from Fadness Road south through Tobacco Road, and will continue south toward County A.
  • Southern section of WIS 73 (County A to north of WIS 106).
    • Asphalt removal is completed from County A south to Maple Grove Road, and will continue farther south next week.
    • Grading operations are underway in this area.
    • Please drive with caution and be alert for crews working in this area.
  • Work on the box culvert is finished, and the roadway is restored to full width.
  • WIS 73 will be paved in fall 2014.
  • The WIS 73 and WIS 106 intersection, just north of I-39/90, remains open to traffic until reconstruction starts in early September 2014.

I-39/90 southbound bridge over Siggelkow Road
Located just south of the US 12/18 (Beltline) interchange near Madison

  • TRAFFIC SHIFT: All four lanes of I-39/90 are shifted onto the northbound side at Siggelkow Road.
    • Work zone speed limit is reduced to 55 mph. Drive with caution through this area.
  • Crews continue to remove the old I-39/90 southbound bridge structure.
  • No lane closures are anticipated in this area next week.
  • Two lanes to remain open to traffic on I-39/90 (in each direction) during daytime hours.
  • Siggelkow Road is CLOSED at I-39/90 until November 2014.
    • Traffic on Siggelkow Road is not permitted to travel under I-39/90. Alternate routes are required.

Pavement repairs on I-39/90 from Janesville to Edgerton
Milwaukee St. in Janesville to just north of the WIS 73/US 51 interchange in Dane County

  • Work continues on pavement repairs, shoulder repairs, and resurfacing of I-39/90 northbound and southbound.
  • Nightly single lane closure on I-39/90 northbound from the just south of the WIS 59 interchange to the Dane/Rock County line.
    • 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. (Sept. 2-4)
    • 9 p.m. - 7 a.m. (Sept. 5-6)
  • Nightly single lane closure on I-39/90 southbound at various locations within these project limits (Edgerton to Janesville).
    • 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. (Sept. 2-3) - Just north of the WIS 73/US 51 interchange to south of the Rock River bridges
    • 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. (Sept. 3-4) - WIS 59 interchange to south of the Rock River bridges
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (Sept. 3-4) - Just north of WIS 26 to the WIS 26 interchange
    • 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. (Sept. 3-4) - Just south of the WIS 59 interchange to the Dane/Rock County line
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (Sept. 4-5) - Just north of WIS 26 to Milwaukee Street
    • 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. (Sept. 4-5) - Dane/Rock County line to the Rock River bridges
    • 8 p.m. - 6 a.m. (Sept. 5-6) - Just north of the WIS 73/US 51 interchange to south of the Rock River bridges
  • Nighttime I-39/90 southbound on and off ramp closures at the WIS 73/US 51 interchange.
    • 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. (Sept. 5-6)
    • Alternate routes are required.
  • Delays are anticipated during these lane closures. Alternate routes are encouraged.
  • Two lanes to remain open to traffic on I-39/90 (in each direction) during daytime hours.