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WIS 116
Winneconne, Winnebago County

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Map key - Thick orange line is the project overview/location. Blue tear drop with dot in center is the project limit.

View documents from Nov. 5, 2014 - PIM

Project location

WIS 116 (Main St.) from just west of 9th St. to just east of 13th Ave., in Winneconne, Winnebago County.

Project overview

  • Existing bridge over the Wolf River in downtown Winneconne to be replaced with a fixed span bridge just south of the existing alignment.
  • Reconstruction of the bridge approaches to extend roughly to 2nd St. on the west and to 2nd Ave. on the east.
  • New fishing piers to be constructed roughly in the same location as the existing roadway bridge extending from both shores with a gap over the main navigation channel.
  • Remainder of Main St. within the village of Winneconne (2nd St. to 9th St. on the west and 2nd Ave. to 13th Ave. on the east) to be reconstructed as part of a separate project.
  • New storm sewer is included and utilities under the existing roadway will be replaced.


  • Bridge project currently in preliminary design with construction scheduled to start 2017 and be completed late 2018.
  • Main St. reconstruction currently in preliminary design with construction scheduled to start 2018 and be completed late 2018.
  • Environmental Study for Wolf River Bridge completed in 2014.

SSI - Project contacts Questions about the content of this page:
WisDOT Northeast Region Office, ner.dtsd@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: November 12, 2014

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