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WIS 116
Winneconne, in 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.

Project location

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

Project overview

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


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

SSI - Project contacts Questions about the content of this page:
WisDOT Northeast Region Office, ner.dtsd@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: July 31, 2014

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