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07.11.2014 | | Posted at 08:45 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
With so much construction during the summer season, it can be difficult to tell which closures are serious and which ones are relatively minor. Here's one of the major ones: Beginning Friday, July 18 at 11 p.m., I-94 will be closed to all traffic between WI-100 in the west and the Zoo Interchange in the east. Traffic delays backups are expected.The closure is so workers can add new bridge spans fo...
05.09.2014 | | Posted at 10:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
Construction season is officially in full effect. Today the Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced that there will be closures on the Wisconsin Avenue Bridge over US 41 throughout the next two weeks, as well as closures of the 1-94 Westbound and Eastbound ramps to US 41 North. The complete DOT release about the closures is below.The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will be...
Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013

Heavy equipment staging and concrete crushing might go ahead on the county grounds

On Sept. 10, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) will award a contract for work to be done on the Watertown Plank Interchange and the Highway 100/Union Pacific Railroad bridge over I-94 as part of the $1.7 billion Zoo Interchange reconst...
Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Common Council committee supports mass transit option with Zoo Interchange upgrade

Representatives from the state Department of Transportation took some heat from a Milwaukee Common Council committee about the state’s plans to revamp the Zoo Interchange. The July 16 meeting of the city’s Steering and Rules Committee included testimony that was critical of the...
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Mass transit is ignored in favor of freeways

“The DOT’s whole approach to how we move people and goods around for the next 30 to 50 years just reflects a total disconnect with everything that’s happening around us,” Grzezinski said.