North Central Region road construction update
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) provides weekly road construction updates for counties in north central Wisconsin: Adams, Green Lake, Florence, Forest, Iron, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Marquette, Menominee, Oneida, Portage, Price, Shawano, Vilas, Waupaca, Waushara, and Wood.
Construction schedules are dependent on favorable weather conditions and construction progress.
In Lincoln County, the US 51/US 64 interchange project at Merrill is ongoing. The $423,000 project is slated for completion in June 2018.
Crews are repairing the US 51 bridge abutments. Motorists on northbound US 51 can expect single lane closures and speed reductions. Beginning April 6, motorists can also expect a 13-foot width restriction on US 51. Motorists on WIS 64 can expect lane closures and stop signs at US 51.