US 2 Belknap Street

City of Superior


Project update as of August 2, 2018

Highway: US 2

Location: Belknap Street, City of Superior; Banks Avenue to Hill Avenue

Schedule: March 19 – October 3, 2018

Cost: $23 Million

Description: Belknap Street (US 2) will be reconstructed from Banks Avenue to Hill Avenue over two constructions seasons. Work completed in 2017 included the west and east ends of the project from Banks Avenue to John Avenue and Birch Avenue to Hill Avenue respectively. The center section from John Avenue to Birch Avenue will be reconstructed in 2018.

Traffic impacts:

  • US 2/Belknap Street – Single lane closures from Mortorelli Avenue to Ogden Avenue.
  • Signed truck detour and alternate route available to bypass project.
  • Current Side Street Closures
    • North Side
      • Baxter Avenue
      • Grand Avenue
      • Weeks Avenue
      • Fisher Avenue
    • South Side
      • John Avenue
      • Hammond Avenue
      • Baxter Avenue

Work completed since last update:

  • South Side (John Avenue to Grand Avenue)
    • Concrete Sidewalk
  • North Side (Weeks Avenue to Catlin Avenue)
    • Gravel Base
    • Light Pole Bases

Anticipated work schedule for next week:

  • South Side (John Avenue to Grand Avenue)
    • Concrete Sidewalk
    • Street Lighting
    • UW-Superior signs
    • Concrete Columns and Walls
    • Landscaping
  • North Side
    • Concrete Removals – Grand Avenue to Weeks Avenue
    • Concrete Paving – Weeks Avenue to Catlin Avenue