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WIS 93 Revitalization - Fast facts
Independence, Trempealeau 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.

Important Notices

  • Traffic must access all parts of the city from the north side through October 3. A signed detour will be posted.
  • The next Public Involvement meeting will be held at 5 p.m. on October 6 at the Opera House located within City Hall.


WIS 93, A St. to Indee Blvd., in Independence, in Trempealeau County.


  • We are currently reconstructing WIS 93 in Independence. Additional improvements will include:
    • Reconstructing the WIS 93/WIS 121 intersection (including the addition of turn/auxiliary lanes)
    • Upgrading the existing storm sewer and street lighting
    • Replacing outdated sanitary and water utilities
    • Replacing Elk Creek Bridge

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  • Stage 2 is underway - June 4-November 26, 2014
    • Work consists of reconstructing WIS 93 between A Street and WIS 121. WIS 93 north of the WIS 121 intersection will be open to all through traffic.

Traffic impacts/Detours

  • WIS 93 between A St. and WIS 121 is detoured via WIS 95 to US 53 to WIS 121.
  • Truck traffic is not allowed on any of the city streets.
  • View detour map
  • The roadway between 150' south of A Street (project beginning) to 7th Street will be closed September 24-October 3.
    • Traffic must access all parts of the city from the north side.
    • Traffic should follow the signed detour.
    • Local traffic can access their property using the 4th and 6th Street intersections.

Construction update: Week of September 29, 2014

  • Continue sidewalk setup and pouring between WIS 121 and the Adams/County Q intersection.
  • Pour concrete for the A Street and 7 Street intersections.
  • Pour concrete south of the 7th Street and Adams/County Q intersection.
  • Curb and gutter work will begin after the lanes between 7th Street and the Adams/County Q intersection are finished.


Project scheduled to be completed November 26, 2014.

Contact information

Dave Koepp, WisDOT Project Manager
(715) 836-2078

Chris Ouellette, WisDOT Northwest Region Communications Manager
(715) 833-9814

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
Northwest Region, Eau Claire Office
718 W. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire WI
Phone (715) 836-2891 or toll-free (800) 991-5285
Fax: (715) 392-7863
Email: nwr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov

SSI - Project contacts Questions about the content of this page:
WisDOT Northwest Region Office, nwr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: September 26, 2014

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