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Public meeting to preview US 51 construction, Deforest

May 6, 2013

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting to preview construction work on US 51 in Dane County. The meeting is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. on May 9 at the Deforest Public Library, 203 Library Street.

Construction on U.S. 51 between Reardon and Vinburn Road is scheduled to begin May 13. The meeting will detail the upcoming construction, including schedule of operations, access and traffic staging.

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting, provide input and ask questions concerning this project. Maps showing the construction staging will be on display. WisDOT representatives will be available to discuss the project on an individual basis.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, contact Robert Lex at (608) 246-5622, or

Details about the project can be found at the WisDOT web site.

For more information, contact:
Project Manager Robert Lex, P.E., WisDOT SW Region
(608) 246-5622,



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