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Closures of Northbound and Southbound US 51 to Begin Monday

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

Drivers can expect periodic, temporary closures of interchange ramps as well as brief closures of portions of northbound and southbound US 51 between Bridge Street and Decator Drive starting Monday.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation reports the closures should be brief, between 5 to 20 minutes, and will last through Tuesday.

Motorists on northbound and southbound US 51 can expect to encounter single lane closures during off-peak hours. The freeway will be open to two lanes in each direction during peak traffic hours and on weekends.

County U remains closed at US 51 and will remain closed through September. County U traffic is currently being detoured via Overlook Drive and County K.

Merrill Avenue at the intersection of County U is permanently closed. Cassidy Drive at County K is also permanently closed with access limited from Merrill Avenue.

The temporary northbound US 51 off-ramp to County K is open. The northbound US 51 off-ramp to County U will be closed and remain closed through September.

The temporary southbound US 51 on-ramp from County K is open. The southbound US 51 on-ramp from County U will be closed and will remain closed through September.

For more information on road closures you can visit the Wisconsin DOT website at

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