I-43 Resurfacing & Bridge Work

Brown, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties


Closures and traffic impacts

 Brown County closures

  • July 5, 2017  to Nov. 2017:  Starting on July 5, the long-term, lane closure will change to weekly, single-lane closures to accommodate weekend, summer travel.
    • Monday – Saturday: Southbound I-43 single lane closures (no closures Sundays).
    • Monday – Noon on Friday: Northbound I-43 single lane closures (no closures Saturdays/Sundays).
  • WIS 96 full closure, Sept. 25 to Oct. 2:
    • WIS 96 from the southbound I-43/WIS 96 interchange ramps to approximately 1,200 feet west on WIS 96 in the village of Denmark is currently closed for pavement repairs. The highways is expected to open on Monday, Oct. 2.
      • Detour: A posted detour will direct motorists to take Interstate 43 to County MM to County R to County NN to WIS 96.
    • Southbound I-43 on-ramp from WIS 96 will be closed Tuesday morning, Sept. 26 to noon on Thursday, Sept. 28. Motorists can access southbound I-43 from the I-43/County MM interchange to the north.
    • Southbound I-43 off-ramp to WIS 96 is closed 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25 to noon on Tuesday, Sept. 26, and again from 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26 to noon, Wednesday, Sept. 27.
    • Northbound I-43 on and off-ramps at WIS 96 will be closed Wednesday night, Sept. 27, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Manitowoc County closures

  • After Labor Day (Sept. 5) to project completion (Oct. 2017): There will be single lane closures in both directions of I-43 except for the below days/times. Expect delays during peak travel times.:
    • All northbound I-43 lanes will be open five hours before all Green Bay Packer home games.
    • All southbound I-43 lanes will be open from 6 a.m. Sundays until 6 a.m. Mondays.
  • Park and Ride at County C/I-43 will close for resurfacing near the end of the project.

Sheboygan County closures

  • June 1 to October 2017:  There will be weekly, single-lane closures of northbound and southbound I-43 during concrete patching and paving operations. Expect delays during peak travel times.
    • Northbound I-43: Lane closures 6 a.m. Saturday – noon Friday (all northbound lanes open noon Friday to Saturday morning)
    • Southbound I-43: Lane closures 6 a.m. Monday – 6 a.m. Saturday (all southbound lanes open on Sundays)