Eisenhower Bridge of Valor

US 63, Pierce County

Project Overview

This project includes:

  • Replacing the US 63 bridges over the Mississippi River and Highway 61 and highway connections to Highway 61.
  • Realigning approaching roadways.
  • Removing the existing US 63 bridge over the Mississippi River.

The planning process for this project began in 2015, and the project’s implementation began in 2017. Construction will conclude in 2020.

A detailed account of all public proceedings held in regards to this project can be found here. An archive of design documents can be found here.

Project information is maintained at MnDOT’s Red Wing Bridge Website. All of the information regarding this project that currently exists in WisDOT’s 511 system was originally prepared by the MnDOT. More detailed information on historical background, environmental review, public meetings and other aspects of the project can be found here.