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US 51 lane closure scheduled in Wausau week of March 10

March 10, 2014

Crews are planning a single lane closure on southbound US 51, between Sherman Street and Marathon County N in Wausau, beginning Monday, March 10.

The single lane closure is necessary for crews to complete repairs to the concrete roadway.

Work is scheduled for completion by the end of the day on Friday, March 14.

Motorists should be alert for slow moving vehicles and are reminded to drive with caution through the work zone. The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions.

For more information regarding traffic impacts in the North Central Region:

  • Follow us on Twitter for regional alerts from the Traffic Incident Alert System and for construction related traffic advisories.
  • Check the Wisconsin Department of Transportation 511 website.

Alerts and updates provided via these sites are not intended for use while driving. When driving, your focus should always be on driving.

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



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