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Nighttime I-39 freeway closure scheduled next week in Rothschild

August 23, 2013

Closure necessary to prepare for I-39 northbound on-ramp opening

Crews plan to close the northbound and southbound lanes of I-39/US 51 in Rothschild from 10 p.m. on Wednesday, August 28 to 5 a.m. Thursday, August 29. During the closure, traffic will be detoured via Business 51 and WIS 29. Motorists should allow extra time for travel.

The closure is necessary for crews to move concrete barriers and pavement marking installations.

The I-39 northbound on-ramp from Business 51 is scheduled to open by noon on Friday, August 30. The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions and construction status.

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For more information, contact
Communications Manager Kristin McHugh, WisDOT NC Region
(715) 421-8380,



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