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Construction Updates
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The ramp to southbound 45 is closed permanently. The ramp to Highway 45 southbound at Watertown Plank Road is now open. All on and off ramps at Highway 100 and I-94 are open.

July 24-August 2, 2015

Friday (7/24)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 7/28 National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Moorland Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day WIS 100 SB at Theo Trecker Way for utility work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB from Burleigh St to North Ave for a traffic switch.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for barrier wall work.
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed overnight for barrier wall work.
  • US 45 Resurfacing Project
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB from Good Hope Rd to Burleigh St for pavement marking work.

Saturday (7/25)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 7/28 National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed in the morning Beloit Rd NB/SB and Lincoln Ave EB/WB for mill and overlay.
    • Lanes will be closed in the morning HWY 100 NB north of Lincoln Ave for mill and overlay.

Sunday (7/26)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 11pm through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 7/28 National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.

Monday (7/27)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 7/28 National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Moorland Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Elm Grove Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Sunnyslope Dr NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB/SB from Center St to Burleigh St for barrier wall and crash cushion work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight I-94 EB from 70th St to 68th St for barrier wall removal.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for roadway construction.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB at Wisconsin for roadway construction.
    • The Zoo Int N-W system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge decking.
    • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 WB at Hawley Rd for barrier wall removal.
    • The Stadium Int S-W system ramp will be closed overnight for barrier wall removal.
  • US 45 Resurfacing Project
    • A lane will be closed during the day Silver Spring Dr entrance ramp to US45 SB for sign work.

Tuesday (7/28)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 3pm National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Moorland Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Elm Grove Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Sunnyslope Dr NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for roadway construction.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB at Wisconsin for roadway construction.
    • There will be two 15 minute rolling full closures between 2am and 4am I-94 EB/WB at 72nd St for utility work.

Wednesday (7/29)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Moorland Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Elm Grove Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Sunnyslope Dr NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for roadway construction.
    • There will be a full closure overnight US 45 SB at Watertown Plank Rd for a traffic switch.
    • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 EB at HWY 100 for a bridge decking.

Thursday (7/30)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Moorland Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Elm Grove Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Sunnyslope Dr NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for roadway construction.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB at Wisconsin for roadway construction.
    • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 EB at HWY 100 for a deck pour.

Friday (7/31)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • 84th St SB from I-94 to Honey Creek Pkwy reopens to two lanes by 3pm.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Moorland Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Elm Grove Rd NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • A lane will be closed during the day Sunnyslope Dr NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for signal work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for roadway construction.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB at Wisconsin for roadway construction.
    • The Zoo Int N-W system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge decking. *contingency is Saturday 8/1
    • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 WB at Hawley Rd for a traffic switch. *contingency is Saturday 8/1
    • The Stadium Int S-W system ramp will be closed overnight for a traffic switch. *contingency is Saturday 8/1
    • There will be a full closure long-term 11pm through late November 2015 I-94 WB exit ramp to HWY 100 for roadway reconstruction. *contingency is Saturday 8/1

Saturday (8/1)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The I-94 WB zipper merge at 68th St switches from a right lane closure to a left lane closure by 8am. *contingency is Sunday 8/2
    • The I-94 WB exit ramp to 84th St reopens to traffic by 8am. *contingency is Sunday 8/2
    • O’Connor St WB from 82nd St to 84th St reopens to traffic by 8am. *contingency is Sunday 8/2
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 7/31 National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.
  • US 45 Resurfacing Project
    • A lane will be closed in the morning US 45 NB from UPRR to Burleigh St for barrier wall repairs.

Sunday (8/2)

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • The Zoo Int W-N system ramp will be closed 7/26 through 8/3 for roadway construction.
    • A lane will be closed 7/21 through 7/31 National Ave EB/WB at the I-894/US 45 exit ramp for signal work.
    • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 SB from Center St to Burleigh St for equipment mobilization.
    • There will be a 5 minute rolling full closure between 3am and 4am US 45 SB from Center St to Burleigh St for equipment mobilization.

Long-Term Closures

  • Zoo Interchange Project
    • A lane will be closed HWY 100 entrance ramp to I-94 WB through TBD for metering issues.
    • A lane will be closed 84th St SB from I-94 to Honey Creek Pkwy through 7/31 for roadway construction.
    • There will be a full closure I-94 WB exit ramp to 84th St through 8/1 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure O’Connor St WB from 82nd St to 84th St through 8/1 for roadway reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure O’Connor St WB from 70th St to 73rd St through early August 2015 for roadway reconstruction.
    • A left-turn lane will be closed 70th St NB at O’Connor St through early August 2015 for roadway reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure US 45 SB exit ramp to Bluemound Rd through late August 2015 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure 70th St entrance ramp to I-94 WB through late Summer 2015 for ramp reconstruction.
    • A lane will be closed Oklahoma Ave entrance ramp to I-894/US 45 NB through late September 2015 for signal work.
    • There will be a full closure Adler St EB from 85th St to 87th St through late Fall 2015 for sanitary and water work (becomes one-way WB only).
    • There will be a full closure Adler St EB west of 87th St through late Fall 2015 for sanitary and water work (becomes one-way WB only).
    • There will be a full closure Chester St WB from 92nd St to Dixon St through late Fall 2015 for roadway construction (becomes one-way EB only).
    • There will be a full closure of the Zoo Int S-W system ramp through late November 2015 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure I-94 WB exit ramp to HWY 100 7/31 through late November 2015 for roadway reconstruction.
    • A lane will be closed I-94 WB at 68th St through mid-December 2015 for roadway construction.
    • There will be a full closure 92nd St NB/SB from Schlinger Ave to Dixon St through mid-December 2015 for bridge reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure Bluemound Rd entrance ramp to US 45 NB through late November 2016 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure Wisconsin Ave EB/WB from 95th St to 97th St through late December 2016 for reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure of the Zoo Int E-S system ramp through late November 2017 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure US 45 NB exit ramp to Bluemound Rd through late November 2017 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure Bluemound Rd entrance ramp to US 45 SB through late November 2017 for ramp reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure Schlinger Ave EB/WB under I-894/US 45 through early Summer 2018 for project construction.
    • Hank Aaron State Trail will be closed to pedestrians from 94th Pl to Oak Leaf Trail through early Summer 2018 for project construction.
  • US 45 Resurfacing Project
    • There will be a full closure US 45 SB exit ramp to Capitol Dr through mid-August 2015 for safety improvements.
  • Pilgrim Road Project
    • There will be a full closure Pilgrim Rd entrance ramp to US 45 NB through late August 2015 for reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure US 45 NB exit ramp to Pilgrim Rd through December 2015 for reconstruction.
    • There will be a full closure US 45 SB exit ramp to Pilgrim Rd through December 2015 for reconstruction.

* Note that these closures are weather dependent and subject to change.

For more information on Zoo Interchange closures, visit the Wisconsin Department of Transportation website.