WIS 47, Keshena

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

Schedule & Traffic Impacts

Last updated: September 16, 2021

Schedule: April 12, 2021 to November 2021

Work scheduled for next week: Crews will continue pouring sidewalk between County VV (east) and WIS 55. Crews will place topsoil in the same area. Crews will pour concrete bases for lighting between County VV (East) and Oshkosh Road.

Traffic impacts: WIS 47 is open in both directions. Motorists can expect flagging operations on WIS 47 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