Wisconsin & Southern Railroad will replace the North Shore Drive railroad track crossing adjacent to John Nolen Drive, starting 4:00 a.m. on Friday, August 26.  This project will be completed in two phases:

  • Phase 1
    • 4:00 a.m. Friday, 8/26 to 5:00 p.m., Monday, 8/29  (4 days)
    • Full closure of North Shore Drive between S Bedford Street and John Nolen Drive
    • Bike path along North Shore Drive will generally remain open with intermittent, short-term closures
  • Phase 2
    • 5:00 p.m. Monday, 8/29 to 5:00 p.m. Thursday, 9/1 (3 days)
    • Traffic open on North Shore Drive
    • Eastbound North Shore Drive reduced to one lane
    • Bike path users detoured to right lane of North Shore Drive

Drivers should expect extra traffic congestion and delays on John Nolen Drive during Phase 1 and delays on eastbound North Shore Drive during Phase 2.

Please see attached maps of the closure.

Direct any questions to the contact listed.


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