WisDOT schedules WIS 49, WIS 161 public information meeting
May 31, 2012
Resurfacing project through Iola planned in 2013
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is conducting a public information meeting to discuss proposed improvements to WIS 49 and WIS 161, in the village of Iola, Waupaca County.
The meeting is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, June 12 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., at the Iola Village Hall, 180 S. Main Street, Iola. A brief presentation is scheduled to begin at 5:45 p.m. The remainder of the meeting will follow an open house format. WisDOT officials will be available to answer questions. Local officials, property owners and other interested parties are encouraged to attend.
The project improvements include resurfacing the road, repainting parking stalls, new signs and crosswalk improvements. Construction is expected to begin in spring 2013.
During construction WIS 49 and WIS 161 will remain open to traffic. Motorists may encounter daytime lane closures and delays.
Citizens who are deaf or hard of hearing and require an interpreter may request one by contacting Kristin McHugh at least three working days prior to the meeting.
For more information, contact:
Communications Manager Kristin McHugh, WisDOT NC Region
(715) 421-8380, email@example.com