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Overnight Road Closures Planned for I-39 Near Rothschild

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

Motorists who travel south of Wausau may encounter road delays as the Wisconsin Department of Transportation conducts a scheduled nighttime closure this week.

According to a news release, crews are planning a nighttime closure of the southbound lanes of I-39 in Rothschild on Tuesday, May 21 from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Wednesday, May 22.

During the closure I-39 southbound traffic will be detoured via WIS 29 and Business 51.

The northbound lanes of I-39 will be closed on Wednesday, May 22 from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Thursday, May 23. During the closure I-39 northbound traffic will be detoured via WIS 29 and Business 51.

Drivers are advised to plan ahead and allow more travel time to avoid delays.


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