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Reminder: Public hearing in Milwaukee for U.S. 41 Conversion Project

September 12, 2013

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northeast and Southeast regions are announcing a Public Hearing to discuss the conversion of US 41 from a US Highway to an Interstate will take place:

  • Thursday, September 12, 2013
    Milwaukee Area Technical College – Oak Creek Campus
    6665 South Howell Avenue, Oak Creek
    Lecture Hall room A241
    Park in Student lot C, use Entrance #13, lecture hall is immediately inside the entrance

The Public Hearing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., with a presentation at 5:30 p.m. 

The proposed I-41 will begin at the US 41 interchange on I-94, just south of the Wisconsin border and will end on the north side of Green Bay at I-43. As part of the Interstate conversion, the segment of US 41 between I-94 near Miller Park (Stadium interchange) and US 45, known locally as Lisbon Avenue and Appleton Avenue, will be designated WIS 175, and US 41 will be rerouted to become concurrent with the proposed I-41.

The Milwaukee area Public Hearing will be the final Public Hearing held along the US 41 corridor. The first hearing took place September 10 at Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton and the second hearing took place September 11 at UW-Fond du Lac.

There will be no construction-related projects associated with the conversion.

Meeting accessibility

The Public Hearing facilities are wheelchair accessible.

If you are unable to attend the meetings, or would like more information, contact Regional Communications Manager Kim Rudat, WisDOT NE Region at (920) 492-5743 or kim.rudat@dot.wi.gov.

Additional information about the project can be found at the project web page.

For more information, contact:
Communications Manager Kim Rudat, WisDOT NE Region
(920) 492-5743, kim.rudat@dot.wi.gov

 

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