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Public meeting for old WIS 26 and old WIS 59 pavement repair project, Rock County

August 20, 2014

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss construction work taking place on old Highway 26 and old Highway 59 in Rock County. The meeting is scheduled from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27 at the Milton Public Library, 430 E. High Street.

Construction is expected to start September 8. Old Highway 26 will be closed to through traffic and old Highway 59 will remain open to traffic. Construction is scheduled for completion in early November.

Old Highway 26 work involves patching the existing concrete pavement and a new deck on the Otter Creek bridge. New asphaltic pavement will be placed on old Highway 59.

The public is encouraged to attend the meeting, provide input and ask questions concerning this project. Maps showing the construction work will be on display. WisDOT and highway contractor representatives will be available to discuss the project.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, or would like more information, contact Jim Oettinger at (608) 246-3879 or

For more information, contact:
Jim Oettinger, P.E. WisDOT project manager
(608) 246-3879;




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