Last Updated: 07/21/2017

Construction Update

Work this week -

  • Maintained project traffic control, including the full closure & detour of High Point Road
  • Continued work on the modular block retaining walls & concrete copings
  • Completed temporary pedestrian crossing on D'Onofrio Drive east of High Point Road
  • Continued grading and storm sewer operations on north side of project
  • Started forming the cast-in-place retaining wall along the westbound Beltline
  • Started forming the parapets and separation barrier on the new structure

Work scheduled for the next week -

  • Continue construction on modular block retaining walls & concrete copings
  • Continue grading and storm sewer operations on north side of project
  • Continue forming the cast-in-place retaining wall along the westbound Beltline
  • Continue forming the parapets and separation barrier on the new structure
  • Start forming and casting the abutment pilasters on the new structure
  • Start placing electrical conduit throughout jobsite
  • Start work on the concrete approach slabs

Traffic impacts -

  • High Point Road remains closed, with traffic utilizing posted detour
  • Daily outside lane closure along westbound Beltline from 9 AM to 3 PM between Gammon Road and Mineral Point Road.

Project Description:

The proposed project is a Wisconsin DOT bridge replacement project that will replace the existing bridge carrying High Point Road over US 12/14 (West Beltline Highway) and reconstruct 0.26 miles of High Point Road between Goldenrod Lane and D’onofrio Drive.  High Point Road will be widened to accommodate two lanes of traffic plus a bike lane in each direction.   Sidewalk will be constructed along both sides of High Point Road, including the west side of the road between the bridge and D’onofrio Drive where none currently exists.  
South High Point Road will be closed to traffic from Watts Road To D’onofrio Drive for the duration of the project.
 
Contact information -
The project field office is located in an office building at 579 D’Onofrio Drive, Suite 3 on the Ground Floor, (far east end of building).
Business and property owners can contact the on-site Project Leader Jon Maxwell at 608.963.4539, email: jmaxwell@msa-ps.com, or the WisDOT Project Manager David Layton at 608.246.3821, email: david.layton@dot.wi.gov.

For more information regarding traffic impacts and highway improvement projects in
Wisconsin, please visit the following:

The Department of Transportation’s 511 website: http://projects.511wi.gov/region/

The project is scheduled to begin February 6, 2017 and last until September 1, 2017