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WIS 26 Corridor Expansion Project - Segment 1 (Janesville to Milton)

Map of the WIS 26 expansion project, segment 1.
Project overview (printable version)

Project location

Segment 1 consists of spot improvements from just south of the County Y intersection north to Town Line Road, near the cities of Janesville and Milton, in Rock County.

Project overview

The existing 4-lane divided roadway will remain. Private driveway accesses onto WIS 26 will be relocated to either existing side roads, new frontage roads or new development streets.

The estimated construction coast is $14 million.


The following improvements are circled and lettered on the map above:

  1. Construction of a bicycle/pedestrian bridge over WIS 26 just south of County Y.
  2. Reconstruction of County Y intersection with traffic access restricted to right turns only onto and off of WIS 26.
  3. Construction of new frontage roads on both sides of WIS 26 between County Y and Woodcrest Dr.
  4. Reconstruction of the McCormick Dr. intersection and repaving of McCormick Dr. to accommodate County Y traffic.
  5. Construction of a bridge for the extension of Wright Road over WIS 26.
  6. Elimination of the Bingham Rd. intersection (Bingham Rd. will become a cul de sac).
  7. Construction of an interchange at Town Hall Rd. to Town Line Rd.


Completed fall 2012

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Last modified: August 23, 2013

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