WIS 47, Keshena

Duquaine Road (BIA 334) to County VV (North Junction)

Schedule & Traffic Impacts

Last updated: June 11, 2021

Schedule: April 12, 2021 to November 2021

Work scheduled for next week:

  • Crews will continue to pour sidewalk and driveways between Dodge Road and County VV East
  • Continue topsoil work, seeding, and restoration between Dodge Road and County VV East
  • Crews will continue grading gravel to prepare for asphalt paving between Dodge Road and County VV East

Traffic impacts:

  • WIS 47 northbound between Duquaine Road and County VV (East) is closed
    • Detour is Go Around Road to County VV to WIS 47
    • Truck and oversized load detour will utilize WIS 22 in Shawano to WIS 29, US 45, and back to WIS 47
  • Drivers can expect flagging operations between Fairgrounds Road and WIS 55

Overall Schedule

Anticipated start: April 12, 2021

Anticipated completion: November 2021

Holiday Restrictions (No work/hauling allowed):

  • From noon Friday, May 21, 2021 to 6 a.m. Monday, May 24, 2021
    • Veterans Pow-wow
  • From noon Friday, May 28, 2021 to 6 a.m. Tuesday, June 1, 2021
    • Memorial Day
  • From noon Friday, July 2, 2021 to 6 a.m. Tuesday, July 6, 2021
    • Independence Day
  • From noon Friday, August 6, 2021 to 6 a.m. Monday, August 9, 2021
    • Menominee Nation Contest Pow-wow
  • From noon Friday, September 3, 2021 to 6 a.m. Tuesday, September 7, 2021
    • Labor Day

Overall Traffic Impacts

Stage 2 Traffic Impacts:

Wolf River Bridge Work

  • WIS 47: One lane open between County VV (north) and Courthouse Lane
  • Temporary traffic signals in use

Stage 3A Traffic Impacts:

  • Flagging operation for culvert installation near Tribal Loop Road (South Junction)

Stage 3B Traffic Impacts:

  • Construct WIS 47 southbound lanes
    • Dodge Road to County VV (south)
  • WIS 47 northbound closed
    • Detour (trucks) WIS 47 to US 45 to WIS 29
    • Detour (local) Go Around Road to County VV
  • WIS 47 southbound stays open
    • Uses northbound lane
  • Dodge Road, Tribal Loop Road
    • Both will remain open
  • Morrin Street & Brooks Lane
    • Will close, but not at the same time
  • High School entrance remains open (built in halves)

Stage 4 Traffic Impacts:

  • Construct WIS 47 northbound lanes
    • Dodge Road to County VV (south)
  • WIS 47 northbound remains closed
    • Detour (trucks) WIS 47 to US 45 to WIS 29
    • Detour (local) Go Around Road to County VV
  • WIS 47 southbound stays open
    • Uses new southbound lanes
  • Brief side road closures (not consecutive roads)

Stage 5A Traffic Impacts:

  • Three culvert crossings between Rabbit Ridge Road and WIS 55
    • Temporary traffic signals in use

Stage 5B Traffic Impacts:

  • Crews will construct WIS 47 northbound lane between County VV (south) and Oshkosh Road
  • WIS 47 will remain open to one lane via flagging operations
  • County VV (South Junction) & WIS 55 will remain open
  • Sideroads closed this stage
    • Blacksmith Road
    • Rabbit Ridge Road
    • Oshkosh Road

Stage 6 Traffic Impacts:

  • Construct WIS 47 southbound lane between County VV (south) and Oshkosh Road
  • WIS 47 will remain open to one lane with flagging operations
  • County VV (North Junction) will remain open
  • Sideroads closed during this stage
    • Lyons Road (south) closure will alternate with Lyons Road (north)
    • Courthouse Road closure will alternate with Wolf River Drive