US 2 Belknap Street

City of Superior


Project update as of July 12, 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
      • Weeks Avenue
      • Fisher Avenue
      • Catlin Avenue
    • South Side
      • Clough Avenue South
      • Baxter Avenue South
      • Cumming Avenue South
      • Hammond Avenue South
      • Hughitt Avenue South
      • John Avenue South

 Work completed since last update:

  • South Side (John Avenue to Grand Avenue)
    • Grading Hughitt Avenue to John Avenue
    • Base Aggregate Hughitt to John Avenue
  • North Side (Weeks Avenue to Catlin Avenue)
    • Pavement Removal
    • Curb and Gutter Removal
    • Sidewalk Removal

 Anticipated work schedule for next week:

  • South Side (John Avenue to Grand Avenue)
    • Paving Side Streets
    • Concrete Paving Hammond Avenue to John Avenue
    • Continue to work on Traffic Signals and Street Lighting
    • Continue work on the UW-Superior signs
    • Continue work on columns and walls
    • Landscaping
  • North Side (Weeks Avenue to Catlin Avenue)
    • Water Services
    • Storm Sewer