Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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WIS 35 (Tower Ave.) Reconstruction Project - Traffic impacts

Tower Avenue looking north.

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General info.

  • Due to the deep trench work for utility replacements, it is not feasible to leave Tower Avenue open to traffic.
  • WIS 35 (Tower Avenue) will be closed from Belknap Street to 3rd Street during construction.
  • 3rd Street to Hughitt Avenue will be single lane in each direction.
  • All intersections open to cross street access will be closed at one time
  • Crossing side streets will be open whenever feasible and safe.

  • Local business traffic to utilize back streets and alleys.
  • Duluth Transit Authority

Work zone safety tips

  • Buckle up for safety
  • Expect the unexpected
  • Stay alert
  • Watch for flagging operations
  • Merge as soon as possible
  • Don't speed. Remember, fines double in work zones
  • Don't tailgate
  • Keep a safe distance
  • Observe posted signs
  • Be patient

Questions about the content of this page, contact:
WisDOT Northwest Region Office, nwr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov
Last modified: July 16, 2013

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