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WIS 11 Project Set To Begin

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will get underway with the reconstruction of WIS 11 (Durand Avenue), between WIS 31 and Kentucky Street, in Racine County. The project is expected to be complete in summer of 2021.   The project will include the reconstruction of the following: Existing pavement structure, curb and gutter, sidewalk and […]

Posted inDevelopmentNews

Work Begins On New $6 Million Sports Complex

RACINE, WI — Racine County officials joined Green Bay Packers President Mark Murphy in putting the first shovel in the dirt in the $6 million S.C. Johnson Community Sports Complex at Pritchard Park Wednesday. In partnership with the Racine Unified School District, Racine County Murphy joined Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave and Racine Unified Superintendent […]

Posted inConstruction

Memorial Day weekend travelers asked to plan ahead, buckle up, be patient, and safe

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) and its Division of State Patrol are asking Memorial Day weekend travelers to plan ahead, buckle up, expect slower traffic in work zones and along major travel corridors. Peak travel times are expected to occur between noon and 8 p.m. on Friday (May 24) and Monday (May 27). Construction […]

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The beat goes on: WisDOT pushes ahead with Foxconn area road improvements

For area residents who find they can’t avoid the areas around the Foxconn Technology Group project, it often seems like driving through a war zone. In case you haven’t transversed the area lately, here’s what’s going happening with several projects. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will be reconstructing 16.5 miles of multi-lane roadways in and […]

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Highway 38-County MM info meeting set for Monday by WisDOT

State-planned improvements and reconstruction of the intersection of County Highway MM and State Highway 38 will be discussed of a Monday open house. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has scheduled an open house-style meeting to discuss the ongoing reconstruction. The meeting will be held Monday, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at Mount Pleasant Village Hall, […]

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Public Meeting Scheduled For Root River Bridge Replacement

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) has scheduled a public involvement meeting to present and discuss the proposed improvement for the WIS 38 (Northwestern Ave.) Root River bridge replacement. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 9th at Gilmore Middle School in the Cafeteria. The meeting will follow an open house format, so you may stop […]

Posted inBusinessGovernment

Plans To Extend Nicholson Road By Business Park Nixed

Initial plans to extend a road reconstruction project just north of the one currently being done on Nicholson Road at Dunkelow Road have been abandoned, said Tony Bunkelman, assistant village engineer for Caledonia. The Caledonia Village Board unanimously approved the plan in August because a developer was interested in buying the adjacent property, but that is not […]