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WIS 16 work begins Sunday night

April 25, 2013

Road will be closed Sunday to Friday

Highway 16 construction near the Valley View Mall in La Crosse is scheduled to begin Sunday night.

Highway 16 will be closed between Highway 157 and South Kinney Coulee Road starting 7 p.m. Sunday (April 28) until noon Friday (May 3).

The signed detour route uses Highway 157 and I-90.

The Highway 157 and South Kinney Coulee intersections will remain open during construction.

The $1.7 million project will repair deteriorating concrete and overlay the existing pavement with asphalt.

Highway 16 is scheduled for closure again May 5 to 10. Nighttime single lane closures are expected May 12 to 22.

For up-to-the minute traffic information on state highways, including work zones, incident reports and road conditions, motorists can dial 511 or log onto Wisconsin 511 online.

For more information, contact:
Reiny Yahnke, P.E., Wisconsin DOT SW Region
(608) 785-9050,



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