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I-39/Business 51 Interchange - Public involvement

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Public Involvement Meetings (PIM), hearings and other meetings

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  •  A construction information meeting is scheduled for summer 2014.

Past meetings

  • September 19, 2013 - In This Together business meeting
  • April 9, 2013 - PIM to provide updated information and to seek input on the proposed improvement to the I-39/Business 51 interchange, including the ramps connecting Business 51 to I-39 and Business 51 between Village Way and Eagles Nest Boulevard.
  • March 26, 2013 - Local officials meeting
  • Sept. 18, 2012 - PIM to discuss preliminary design for the reconstruction of the I-39/Business 51 interchange from Village Way to Eagle’s Nest Boulevard, located in the village of Rothschild, Marathon County. To provide information on proposed improvements, anticipated construction schedule, preliminary traffic impacts, pedestrian and bicycle accommodations, and other preliminary design elements.
  • Sept. 5, 2012 - Local officials meeting
  • Mar. 8, 2012 - Operational planning meeting

News releases

Project comments

WisDOT welcomes project comments/suggestions. Please give us your comments/suggestions on this project, the project goals, transportation deficiencies, project purpose and need, and preliminary alternatives. Thank you for your interest and assistance with this important project.

  • Submit comments at PIMs and/or other public meetings
  • Send project comments via email to project staff
  • Fill out and mail project comment sheet

Preston Bohn, Project Leader
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
North Central Region
1681 Second Avenue South
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495

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