skip navigation Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Wisconsin Department of Transportation Logo
News
 
Drivers & Vehicles | Safety | Travel | Plans & Projects | State Patrol | Doing Business | Programs for Local Gov't

Work on Rock Freeway begins

April 15, 2014

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is beginning work on I-43 southbound/Rock Freeway from US 12 to WIS 83 in Walworth and Waukesha counties.

Construction began April 14 and is expected to be complete in fall 2014. The project includes resurfacing of the 14 mile stretch, repairs to several bridges on the corridor and reconstruction of the bridge over the Canadian National Railroad just south of WIS 83.

The current condition of the roadway and bridge is highly deteriorated. The rehabilitation of the roadway will create an improved, long lasting driving surface.

The project will include lane closures including I-43 southbound being reduced to a single travel lane along the entire length of the project.

For more information about travel times and closures, visit Wisconsin 511 online.

For more information, contact
Brian DeNeve, WisDOT SE Region Communications
(262) 548-8759, brian.deneve@dot.wi.gov

 

Events

WisDOT radio newsline

Other news releases:

Law of the month

Public hearings and meetings

WisDOT media contacts