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Parts of Hwys. 10, 65 in Pierce County up for improvements

Portions of Hwys. 10 and 65 in Pierce County are scheduled for construction this spring and summer, according to information from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's (WisDOT) Eau Claire office.

Two of the four construction projects coming to the county are in the Ellsworth vicinity, while one is in the Big River area and another is near River Falls.

"We're going to pretty it up before Wisconsin Farm Technology Days," Wendy Maves, Northwest Region Project Development Engineer, said Wednesday, referring to a statewide event planned for July 20-22 southwest of River Falls.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Jan. 27.

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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