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PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/1/18 Hearing - Dorricott
PIERCE COUNTY:8/28/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 7/19/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE CO. LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/26/18 Board of Adjustment Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 6/26/18 County Board Minutes
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June 18, 2018
Flooding closes highways in northern Wisconsin
Due to flooding conditions and the current weather forecast of additional rain, travel overnight is not advised in Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas, and Iron Counties. WisDOT continues to work with County and Local partners to identify and sign detour routes early on Monday, June 18.
June 18, 2018 - 6:18am
June 11, 2018
Public meeting to be held for US 12 in SCC
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northwest Region in Eau Claire will host a public involvement meeting to discuss the proposed project improvements for the rehabilitation of US 12 in St. Croix County. The meeting is scheduled from 5-7 p.m.Tuesday, June 19 at Gethsemane...
June 11, 2018 - 6:05am
May 18, 2018
Karges Center deconstruction scheduled to begin Monday at UW-River Falls
Formal deconstruction work on the R.A. Karges Center at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls will begin on Monday, May 21, weather permitting.
May 18, 2018 - 8:17am
May 2, 2018
Road construction season will start soon
As the weather gets warmer, that means road construction season has either already begun or will begin soon. Pierce County has a number of planned road construction projects for 2018. Pierce County Highway Commissioner Chad Johnson said various roadwork, culvert replacements, bridge...
May 2, 2018 - 5:44pm
April 22, 2018
Improvement project scheduled to close I-94 ramp Monday morning
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is scheduled to close the westbound I-94 off-ramp to WIS 35 south starting Monday, April 23 morning at 7 a.m. through Wednesday, April 25 at 5 a.m. The closure is required to remove and replace deteriorated concrete pavement on the...
April 22, 2018 - 8:15pm
March 19, 2018
Town bridges may qualify for local bridge aid money
Last year many bridges in Pierce County were able to receive funding through a Wisconsin state statute that gives aid to local bridges. Pierce County Highway Commissioner Chad Johnson said Wisconsin State Statute 82.08 allows for the county to administer aid to local towns for construction...
March 19, 2018 - 3:35pm
March 7, 2018
Pierce County announces road restrictions
The following Pierce County highways will have weight restrictions posted effective at noon Tuesday, March 6, 2018: • County Road CC from U.S. Highway 10 to State Highway 29 • County Road D from State Highway 35 to U.S. Highway 10 The weight limits are 6 tons per axle and 10...
March 7, 2018 - 10:36am
February 24, 2018
Plans start for 2019 Highway 12 road construction
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is preparing residents in the area for one of its 2019 construction projects. Matt Pfeifer, WisDOT project manager, said construction is set to begin on US Highway 12 between US Highway 63 and State Highway 128 in the summer of 2019 and is...
February 24, 2018 - 12:30pm
February 16, 2018
Highway 35 construction will being in spring 2019
Construction for a section of Wisconsin Highway 35 is set to begin in 2019 to improve the road condition and safety of the Great River Road. Wisconsin Department of Transportation Project Manager Matt Pfeifer said the project is set to start around May 2019, depending on the weather....
February 16, 2018 - 10:45am
January 8, 2018
Winter roads on both sides of the river
Sharing a border, roads and thousands of residents passing in between, Wisconsin and Minnesota often experience similar weather in the winter,...
January 8, 2018 - 10:52am
December 9, 2017
Highway 61 traffic will be detoured overnight Dec. 14 for bridge demolition work
The date for the bridge demolition on the small Highway 63 bridge over Highway 61 south of the Highway 63/Eisenhower Bridge in Red Wing has been moved to Thursday, Dec. 14, weather permitting, according to the Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of Transportation.
December 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 7, 2017
Eagle eye view: Red Wing bridge project continues
Cold weather isn't stopping work on the new Highway 63 bridge over the Mississippi River. This aerial footage of the project was filmed Dec....
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
November 30, 2017
Prescott looking for community input on potential bus lines
After requests for public transportation in the city, Prescott is taking the first step for a potential bus line by surveying residents. The...
November 30, 2017 - 8:45am