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WIS 124 (Bridge St.) - Fast facts
Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County

Wisconsin 511 travel information
View NW, WIS 124 (Bridge St.), in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County in a larger map.
Map key - Thick orange line is the project overview/location. Blue tear drop with dot in center is the project limit.

Location

WIS 124, River St. to the Chippewa River, in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County.

Overview

  • We are making several improvements between the Chippewa River and River St./Bridge St. roundabout. This project will include the following alterations:
    • Concrete pavement replacement
    • Pavement markings
    • Permanent lighting
    • Sign installation
    • Curb and gutter improvements

Schedule

  • August 18, 2014 - Begin construction
  • October 31, 2014 - Complete construction
  • Work will be completed in 3 stages:
    1. Construct temporary crossovers north of the Chippewa River Bridge over E. Park Ave. and south of the WIS 124/River St. roundabout.
    2. Installation of detour signs and northbound lane construction.
    3. Construct southbound lanes.

Traffic impacts/Detours

  • WIS 124 currently is restricted to single lane bi-directional traffic with 12' max lane widths.
  • The northbound WIS 124 on-ramp at Park Ave. is closed.
  • The Court Street/WIS 124 intersection is closed.
  • The sidewalk on the east side of WIS 124 is closed from Park Ave. to River St.

Construction Update: Week of September 29, 2014

  • Continue installing concrete sidewalk
  • Overhead lighting
  • Restoration on northbound WIS 124

Status/phase

2014 Construction

Contact information

Chris Ouellette, WisDOT Northwest Region Communications Manager
(715) 833-9814
chris.ouellette@dot.wi.gov

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
WI Telecommunications Relay System (TTY): 711
Email: nwr.dtsd@dot.wi.gov

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Last modified: September 26, 2014

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