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US 2, Bong Bridge - Fast facts
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US 2, in city of Superior (from the Belknap Viaduct to I-35 in Minnesota), in Douglas County.
WisDOT will be making several improvements on US 2, in the city of Superior in 2014 and 2015.
Bong Bridge work
- Overlay existing bridge deck and make necessary repairs to the sidewalk
- Replace and repair arch components and repaint
- Replace existing expansion joints and repaint girder ends
- Replace street lights and ship navigation lights
- Reconfigure the existing Belknap St. and US 2 intersection to a modern roundabout
- Add local access connection to US 2 for North Garfield Ave. (city industrial park)
- Bridge deck overlay of the Susquehanna overhead bridge
- Replace roadway lighting
- Replace existing concrete pavement
Promote your business during construction
- Construction of westbound US 2 to begin spring/early summer 2014
- Construction suspended Nov. 2014-Apr. 2015 (US 2 open to both eastbound and westbound travel over the winter)
- Construction of eastbound US 2 to begin May 2015
- Project completed Nov. 2015
- May-Nov. 2014, westbound traffic detoured to Blatnik Bridge
- May-Nov. 2015, eastbound traffic detoured to Blatnik Bridge
Check out this video on how to safely navigate a roundabout. This video was produced by our WisDOT friends in Green Bay. We will be hosting informational meetings in Superior as we get closer to constructing the roundabout in 2015.
Chris Ouellette, WisDOT Northwest Region Communications Manager
Matt Dickenson, WisDOT Project Manager
Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Northwest Region, Superior Office
1701 N. 4th St.
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: (715) 392-7925
Fax: (715) 392-7863
TDD: (800) 590-1868
WI Telecommunications Relay System (TTY): 711
WisDOT Northwest Region Office, email@example.com
Last modified: February 12, 2014
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