Thursday, August 21, 2014

Public Meeting for Old WIS 26 and Old WIS 59 Pavement Repair Project, Rock County

***Note: The start date has been changed to September 2nd*** (8/25/14)

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold an information meeting to discuss construction work taking place on old Highway 26 and old Highway 59 in Rock County. The meeting is scheduled from 4:30-6 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27 at the Milton Public Library, 430 E. High Street.

Construction is expected to start September 8th. Old Highway 26 will be closed to through traffic and old Highway 59 will remain open to traffic. Construction is scheduled for completion in early November.

Old Highway 26 work involves patching the existing concrete pavement and a new deck on the Otter Creek bridge. New asphaltic pavement will be placed on old Highway 59.

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting, provide input and ask questions concerning this project. Maps showing the construction work will be on display. WisDOT and highway contractor representatives will be available to discuss the project.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, contact Jim Oettinger at (608) 246-3879 or