WIS 23 Expansion - Sheboygan/FDL

Sheboygan/Fond du Lac Counties

Schedule

Construction Impacts

For weekly construction updates and traffic impacts, please click on the link below. Projects are listed by county, so look under Fond du Lac County and Sheboygan County for WIS 23 Projects.

Fond du Lac County – US 151 to Seven Hills Road

Description of work:  This portion of the WIS 23 improvement project will reconstruct and raise the profile of the existing four lane portion of WIS 23 from US 151 to Whispering Springs Boulevard and expand WIS 23 from 2 lanes to 4 lanes from Whispering Springs Boulevard to Seven Hills Road.  Interchanges will be constructed at County K and County UU, intersection improvements will also be made throughout the corridor.

Traffic impacts: Please use alternate routes to access these locations. Note: three new permanent roads (Road 8A, Road 5, Irene Drive Extension) added during construction are open to traffic.

    • County K
      • Closed north and south of WIS 23
    • Mary Hill
      • No left turn from Mary Hill to WB WIS 23
      • No left turn from WB WIS 23 to Mary Hill
    • Whispering Springs Drive
      • No left turn from Whispering Springs to EB WIS 23
      • No left turn from EB WIS 23 to Whispering Springs
    • Hilltop Drive
      • No left turn from Hilltop Dr to EB WIS 23
      • No left turn from EB WIS 23 to Hilltop Drive
    • Northway Road
      • No left turn from Northway Road to WB WIS 23
      • No left turn from WB WIS 23 to Northway Road
    • County UU
      • County UU closed north and south of WIS 23

Fond du Lac County – Seven Hills Road to Division Road

Description of work: This work is part of the WIS 23 4-lane, on-alignment expansion project scheduled for 2019-2022 in Sheboygan and Fond du Lac counties. This middle section of the overall project includes the complete construction of additional WIS 23 lanes. Work involves grading, drainage culverts and inlets, aggregate base, and concrete pavement. Work also includes constructing a westbound WIS 23 bridge over the Sheboygan River, constructing an Old Plank Trail structure over the Sheboygan River, constructing a County G bridge over WIS 23, constructing a diamond interchange at County G, wetland mitigation site work, and other incidental items.

Traffic impacts: WIS 23 will remain open to at least one lane of travel in each direction on either the existing lanes or added lanes.

    • County G is closed and will reopen in October 2021.
      • Northbound County G detour will follow County U to WIS 23 to County P to County C back to County G.
      • Southbound County G detour will use County C to County P to County U to County T back to County G.
    • Permanent closures include: The south legs of Log Tavern Road, Banner Road, and the north legs of Hickory Road and Division Road at WIS 23.

Sheboygan County – Sheboygan/Fond du Lac County line to County P

Description of work: This work is part of the WIS 23 four-lane, on-alignment expansion project scheduled for 2019-2022 in Sheboygan and Fond du Lac counties. Work this year in Sheboygan County includes subgrade construction of the additional lanes in the Sheboygan County work zone, grading, drainage culverts and inlets, concrete paving of WB WIS 23 lanes, grading and paving sideroads north of WIS 23, bike path grading, wetland mitigation site, and other incidental items of work.

Traffic Impacts:  WIS 23 will remain open to traffic. Median access at County T North has been closed, traffic should utilize Scenic View for U-turns.  County T South median access has been removed, traffic should utilize the J-Turn to the west of County T and Sugarbush for U-Turning movements.