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US 51 lane, shoulder closure scheduled in Minocqua tomorrow

July 29, 2014

Closure necessary for utility crews to repair an existing natural gas pipeline

Utility crews plan to close a single, southbound lane of US 51 between Huber Lane and Lakeshore Drive, in the town of Minocqua, on Wednesday, July 30 from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The closure is necessary for crews to make repairs to an existing natural gas pipeline, located in the highway right of way.

Some delays are possible during peak travel times. Motorists are reminded to drive with caution in the work zone and should allow more time for travel.

Work is currently scheduled for completion by Thursday, July 31. The schedule is subject to change based on weather and construction status.

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



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