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I-39/US 51 southbound off-ramp closure scheduled in Rothschild Thursday night

October 17, 2013

Off-ramp closure necessary for asphalt paving

Crews are planning to close the I-39 southbound off-ramp to Business 51 (Exit 185) from 8 p.m. Thursday, October 17 until 5 a.m. Friday, October 18.

The closure is necessary for crews to complete asphalt paving. The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions and construction status. There will be no signed detour during the closure. Motorists are advised to allow extra time for travel.

The speed limit is reduced to 55 mph through the work zone on I-39. Motorists are reminded to drive with caution.

To sign up for weekly construction updates or to learn more about the project, please visit the project web site.

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



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