Just north of North Beach and east of the Racine Zoo is informally known as “Zoo Beach.” Nearly a year ago, the Lake Michigan Pathway faced closure. This pathway runs alongside Zoo Beach. Due to significant lakefront erosion, the Lake Michigan Pathway was deemed unsafe by the City of Racine Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services. However, the bike/walking path segment behind the […]
County Highway C, also known as Spring Street, will be closing. The Racine County Public Works Department will be replacing a portion of the road. From August 30 until September 27, the road will be closed. County Highway C will only be open for residents who live off the portion under construction. County Highway C […]
As one of the most dangerous professions available today, every construction worker must know these top safety tips to avoid hazards on the job.
MOUNT PLEASANT – A resurfacing of Highway C (Spring Street) between the I-94 East Frontage Road and Highway H here is scheduled to begin next Monday (July 12). The project will be completed in two phases. In Phase I, the highway will be closed between the East Frontage Road and Highway V to allow the […]
Becoming a contractor requires training, certification, and careful planning. Learn how to get started as an insulation contractor with this guide.
Warmer temperatures forecast throughout Wisconsin could create conditions for pavement buckling. Motorists are asked to take extra caution. Pavement can buckle when the weather quickly goes from cool to very hot. This causes slabs of pavement to expand and push against one another. If the pressure becomes great enough, the pavement can buckle and create […]
It’s important to keep your workers safe during dangerous projects, such as demolition. Here’s how to facilitate a safe work environment at demolition sites.
Gov. Tony Evers proclaimed April 26-30 as Work Zone Safety Awareness Week, and the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will be taking part in a nationwide campaign to spread awareness about safe driving as construction and maintenance activity increases for the spring and summer months. · View the Every Driver Makes A Difference public service […]
The Department of Public Works, with the cooperation of the Racine Fire Department, has scheduled the annual wash-down of the City’s lift bridges as follows: Main Street Bridge: Friday, April 30, 2021, from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.State Street Bridge: Friday, May 7, 2021, from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Appropriate detours will be posted […]
Work on the reconstruction and expansion of Kenosha County Highway S is set to resume during the week of March 29, Kenosha County Highway Director Clement Abongwa announced Wednesday. Once completed later this year, Highway S will be a four-lane, divided highway from Highway 31 (Green Bay Road) to the Interstate 94 East Frontage Road. […]
To find the perfect piece of machinery for your business’s needs, take a look at these helpful tips for choosing the right construction equipment.
Safety is the most important thing in any workplace. A workplace injury can cost the facility money and negatively impact the life of the employee. It’s important to have safety procedures in place to keep people safe. Everyone must uphold those safety procedures to prevent disaster. We put together a guide that explains how to […]
Due to lift bridge repairs, the State Street Bridge will be closed periodically to vehicular traffic commencing on Thursday, January 14, and continuing until Thursday, April 1. The vehicular traffic closure will only occur on the days that the bridgework requires it to be lifted for servicing, at which time the following detour routes should […]
Sustainability is a socio-ecological practice which cannot be carried out without careful collaboration. Each public or private sector can agree that the push to become more environmentally focused is a change fixed by growth. Utilizing responsible processes to prioritize resource efficiency will be well worth it. Distinctive ways to be sustainable in construction can be […]
Working in management isn’t for the faint of heart—there’s a lot of responsibility on your shoulders. Whether you own the company or you’re merely one of the managers, the people below you depend on you. Chances are you’re like anyone else, and you want to be the best person you can be. That desire to […]