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Lanes closures scheduled in Marathon County next week

May 16, 2014

Motorists can expect to encounter daytime lane closures beginning Monday, May 19 at the following locations in Marathon County:

  • I-39 (Rothschild) – Crews plan to complete pavement marking operations and the installation of an epoxy overlay to the bridge over the Wisconsin River. When lanes are closed the speed limit will be reduced to 55 mph.
  • Business 51 (Rothschild) – Crews plan to complete staining the I-39 bridge over Business 51.
  • WIS 49/153 (Elderon) – Crews will complete paving and pavement marking at the intersection of WIS 49 with WIS 153. Motorists should be prepared to encounter flagging operations and minor delays.

All of the work is expected to be completed by the end of the day on Friday, May 23. The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions and construction status.

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For more information, contact
Kristin McHugh, WisDOT NC Region Communications 
(715) 421-8380,



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