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Highway K resurfacing to begin next week

Resurfacing of Highway K is scheduled to start next week and perhaps continue through July. From a news release from the Kenosha County Division of Highways distributed Friday: The Kenosha County Division of Highways is scheduled on Monday, June 29, to begin a resurfacing project on Highway K (60th Street) between the Interstate 94 West […]

Emergency culvert work closing portion of Highway K Thursday

Kenosha County released the following information Thursday morning: A portion of Kenosha County Highway K (60th Street) will be closed today, Thursday, June 25, for an emergency culvert replacement. The closure includes the section of Highway K between highways W (328th Avenue) and B (288th Avenue). Drivers are encouraged to use Highway JB or Highway […]

Highway JB to close Tuesday for culvert repair

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: A portion of Kenosha County Highway JB in the Town of Brighton is scheduled to be closed Tuesday, June 16, for a culvert replacement. The closure will affect the section of Highway JB (31st Street) between Highway PH (264th Avenue) and Highway B (288th Avenue). Drivers are encouraged […]

Virtual public involvement meeting on Highway F project set for Tuesday

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways A virtual public involvement meeting on the upcoming reconfiguration of a portion of Kenosha County Highway F will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 9. This meeting is an opportunity for the public to learn more about the project and ask questions about the relocation of Highway […]

Portion of Highway MB to be closed Wednesday

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: Kenosha County Highway MB (156th Avenue) in the Village of Bristol will be closed between Highway K (60th Street) and 67th Street on Wednesday, April 15, for a culvert replacement. This work by the Kenosha County Division of Highways will be conducted weather permitting and is subject to […]

Highway K closed Tuesday for repair

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: Kenosha County Highway K (60th Street) is scheduled to be closed between Highway MB (152nd Avenue) and 128th Avenue on Tuesday, April 7, for a culvert replacement. This work by the Kenosha County Division of Highways will be conducted weather permitting and is subject to change. Drivers are […]

Work on Highway 45 resurfacing project to begin this week

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will get underway with the resurfacing of Highway 45 between Highway 50 and Highway 11. Work on the temporary signals at Highways 45 and 50 will begin the week of April 6. The project will include resurfacing of the roadway in addition to multiple culverts being replaced within the project […]

Portion of Highway K to close for culvert work

Here’s a late breaking announcement of a road closure from the Kenosha County Division of Highways: Kenosha County Highway K (60th Street) will be closed between Highways 45 and EW beginning today, March 4, 2020, for a culvert replacement in the 20700 block. This work is expected to take approximately three days, depending on weather […]

Culvert replacement to close Highway D sections next week

Highway D will see some closures next week for culvert replacement. From Kenosha County: The Kenosha County Division of Highways will close two sections of Highway D during the week of March 2 for culvert replacement work. The affected sections are: Highway D (184th Avenue) between highways K and 50 in the Village of Bristol […]

Highway EM to close for culvert repair

The Kenosha County Highway Department has made the following announcement about a closure of Highway EM: Kenosha County Highway EM in the Village of Twin Lakes will be closed roughly 700 feet north of the Illinois state line for approximately one week beginning Feb. 18. The closure is being scheduled to allow for the repair […]

Section of Highway B in Brighton to close starting Monday

From the Kenosha County Highway Department: Highway B (288th Avenue) in the Town of Brighton is scheduled to be closed in roughly the 600 block during the week of Feb. 10 for a culvert replacement. The work is expected to take about one week, depending upon weather conditions. Drivers will be detoured around the affected […]

Roadside erosion closes Highway W

If Highway W is part of your regular route, you may have to start thinking of a new path while the county makes some impromptu repairs. From a county news release issued Tuesday: Kenosha County would like to inform drivers that County Trunk Highway W (Fox River Road) is now closed in the 7700 block […]

State to host meeting on Highway 50 reconstruction

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is hosting a public involvement meeting to discuss the future roadway reconstruction of Highway 50 (75th Street) from 256th Avenue (Highway 83/75) to 236th Avenue, in Paddock Lake. The meeting will take place on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 5-7 p.m. at Central High School, Multi-Purpose Room, 24617 75th St., Paddock Lake. Members of […]

Work on Highway 83-north in Wheatland to begin next week

Road work on Highway 83 between Highway 50 and Highways JB/KD (Karcher Road) to the north are expected to start next week, the state Department of Transportation announced Wednesday. The work, which will cost $598,700, will improve two miles of Highway 83. The contractor, Payne and Dolan, Inc. is expected to finish by the beginning […]

Highway MB to close Wednesday

A culvert replacement will close a portion of Highway MB (152nd Avenue) in Bristol Wednesday, July 31, the county announced Tuesday. The closure will affect the stretch of road between Highway CJ (Horton Road) and Highway Q (104th Street). Drivers are encouraged to use Highway U (136th Avenue) as an alternate route. ShareTweet0 Shares

Road construction set for Highway X and Highway NN for next week

Road construction on county highways is set to come to Brighton next week. From a news release from the county: Two Kenosha County highways in the Town of Brighton will be affected by resurfacing and culvert work beginning the week of July 29. Repaving of Highway X (240th Avenue) between Highway 142 (Burlington Road) and […]

Culvert work to close 144th Avenue in Paris on July 25

The county has made the following announcement regarding work that will close 144th Avenue in Paris: A culvert replacement will close 144th Avenue in the Town of Paris on Thursday, July 25. The closure will affect the entire stretch of road, between Highway KR (First Street) and Highway A (Seventh Street). This work by the […]

Highway F in Bassett to close Tuesday for culvert work

The county has announced some road work that will affect travelers on Highway F in Bassett Tuesday. From a news release: Kenosha County Highway F (Bassett Road) is scheduled to be closed Tuesday, July 23, between highways KD south (336th Avenue) and KD north (352nd Avenue) for a culvert replacement. This work by the Kenosha […]

Highway MB in Paris to close Sunday; other work continues this week

Work is continuing on Highway MB in Paris this week and a full closure is expected Sunday, the county has announced. From a news release issued Monday: Resurfacing work on Kenosha County Highway MB in the Town of Paris will continue this week, with a full closure scheduled for Sunday, July 14. This work will […]

Legion Drive to close for repaving

Legion Drive in Twin Lakes will be closing for repaving work starting Tuesday. Here are the details via the village’s Facebook page: ShareTweet0 Shares

Highway F to be closed from Tuesday through Oct. 8

A section of Highway F south of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake is set to be closed for a while starting Tuesday. The work is expected to continue through Oct. 8. Impacts include causing me to reroute one of my favorite ways to go east and west in Western Kenosha County when I am going […]

Highway MB in Paris to be resurfaced this week

From the Kenosha County Highway Department: A portion of Kenosha County Highway MB (152nd Avenue) in the Town of Paris is scheduled to be resurfaced beginning later this week. The area to be resurfaced spans from Highway K (60th Street) to Highway 142 (Burlington Road). Work is expected to begin this Wednesday or Thursday, June […]

Closure for southbound lanes of I-94 planned for Thursday night

Here is a notice via Kenosha County’s Facebook page about a lane closure on I-94 for Thursday night into Friday morning: ShareTweet0 Shares

Portion of northbound I-94 back to four lanes Thursday

There’s some good news from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation for people who travel north on I-94 regularly. You going to get another lane. Says a WisDOT news release: The Wisconsin Department of Transportation’s (WisDOT) I-94 North-South project team is announcing a traffic shift and reopening of a lane of traffic on northbound I-94 in […]

Closure for Highway W in Salem Lakes announced

Highway W in Salem Lakes north of Highway F is facing a long-term closure starting next week, the county has announced. From a post on the county’s website: A road embankment stabilization project will cause a long-term closure on Kenosha County Trunk Highway W (Fox River Road) in the Village of Salem Lakes. The closure – […]

Bridge over Dutch Gap receives WisDOT funds for repairs

A bridge along the state line is among those announced Thursday as being part of the 2018-2022 Local Bridge Improvement Program. The bridge over Dutch Gap Canal in Bristol is the local awarded, says a press release for the state Department of Transportation. From a WisDOT announcement of the program released Thursday: Governor Scott Walker […]

Highway MB to be closed at times next week

A section of Highway MB in Paris will be closed at times next week for road work. From a news released distributed by the county on Friday: Multiple culvert replacements will close a portion of Kenosha County Highway MB (136th Avenue) at various times during the week of May 14. The closures will affect the stretch of […]

Road work to close portions of Highways EM and MB starting this week

Two Western Kenosha County highways are scheduled to close this week for road work, the county Division of Highways has announced. From a news release distributed Monday by the county: In the Village of Twin Lakes, Highway EM (East Lakeshore Drive) is scheduled to be closed Tuesday and Wednesday for paving of the gutter. This improvement is […]

WisDOT lays out plans to repave Highway 83 in Wheatland in 2019

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation displayed its plans Tuesday to repave Highway 83 north from Highway 50 to Highway JB in Wheatland. WisDOT officials were also gathering public input on the plans at a meeting held Tuesday at Wheatland Town Hall in New Munster. Plans call for two inches of pavement to be removed and […]

Highway 45 update Nov. 3, 2017: Seeding, sign and fence installation, punchlist work

Note: With the help of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, we will be telling our readers what work took place on the Highway 45 project in the week just past and what is expected to take place in the coming week. The state is now providing an update every two weeks. — DH If you […]

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