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US 2 (Belknap St.)
Superior, Douglas 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.

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Project location

US 2 (Belknap St.), Banks Ave. to Hill Ave., city of Superior, in Douglas County.

Project overview

WisDOT is currently designing a project that would replace 1.4 miles of roadway, upgrade the storm sewer system, and improve safety on Belknap Street. Belknap serves as both an urban principal arterial and a connecting highway. It is part of the over-size/overweight truck route connecting US 2 and US 53 with regional routes.

Planning started in 2011 with project cost estimated at $7-12 million.

Status/phase

Construction scheduled in three portions over two years:

  • 2017 - West Portion = Banks Ave. to John Ave.
  • 2017 - East Portion = Poplar Ave. to E. 7th St.
  • 2018 - Middle Portion = John Ave. to Poplar Ave.

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WisDOT Northwest Region Office, nwr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: October 30, 2013

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