US 51/Marathon County U, K interchange Changes this week in Wausau

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

The Department of Transportation says drivers may encounter delays and detours at the US 51/Marathon County U and K interchange in Wausau next week.

•Monday, August 4, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. -- Crews will close the off-ramp from southbound US 51 to County K.

•Tuesday, August 5, from 7 p.m. until midnight -- Crews will close the on-ramp from County K to northbound US 51.

•Crews also plan to switch US 51 traffic to the adjacent temporary roadway on the southbound side of US 51. Motorists are reminded to slow down and drive with caution as they approach the work zone.

•Motorists on northbound and southbound US 51 can expect to encounter single lane closures.

Reconstruction began April 1, 2013, and is expected for completion in November 2014.

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