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County Highway Construction and Paving Project Updates as of 03/02/2020

A

WIS 76 to Mayflower Rd

Towns of Black Creek & Bovina

Project Description

The highway is in need of wider paved lanes, paved shoulders, and flatter ditch slopes to meet current County highway design and safety standards.

Project Status

Traffic Impacts

Century Link relocating utilities in spring of 2020.

Pre-construction public meeting held on 2/5/20.

Construction anticipated for April to November 2020.

Highway will be closed to through traffic.  Detour planned to be Hwy 76 and CTH S.

Design Engineer

OMNNI Associates

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

CTH A Webpage

 

 

CA

CTH CB to Mall Drive

Towns of Grand Chute & Greenville

Project Description

The highway will be reconstructed as a 4-lane divided urban highway with curb & gutter on both the median shoulder and outside shoulder.  Multi-lane Roundabouts are planned at the intersections of Mayflower Drive and at McCarthy Road to improve operations and safety. A multi-use trail will be constructed on the north side of the highway, and sidewalks and pedestrian crossings of CTH CA are planned at the roundabouts.

Project Status

Utility relocation complete.

Reconstruction anticipated for June to September of 2020.

Traffic Impacts

Portions of the highway will be closed during construction. The signed detour route will be I-41, WIS 96, and County CB.  Construction planned for 2020.

Design Engineer

OMNNI Associates

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

CTH CA Webpage

 

 

CE

Railroad Street Intersection

Village of Kimberly

Project Description

Traffic study, design, and future reconstruction of the intersection. Several alternatives were considered, including traffic signals, roundabout and unique alternatives that have restrictions to cross traffic.

Project Status

Preferred alternative was presented December 2019.  Restricted Crossing U-Turn (RCUT) intersection selected as preferred alternative.  Final design and right of way acquisition anticipated in 2020.    Reconstruction may be as early as 2021.

Traffic Impacts

Pending

Design Engineer

Ayres Associates

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

County CE & Railroad Street Webpage

 

CE

CTH K (Buchanan Rd) Intersection

Town of Buchanan

Project Description

Study and design of intersection improvements

Project Status

The median was closed to cross traffic in May 2018.  The Highway Dept has been studying the impacts the median closure has on safety and operations.  Median removal will be completed in 2020.

Traffic Impacts

County CE Traffic can make a right turn onto Buchanan Road, and Buchanan Road traffic can make a right turn onto County CE.  All Buchanan Road cross movements have been eliminated.  Cross traffic urged to utilize CTH N or CTH HH.

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

 

 

 

CE

WIS 55 to CTH Q

City of Kaukauna

Project Description

Improve existing asphaltic pavement surface by pulverizing existing pavement, regrading stone base and installing a new asphaltic pavement surface. Spot improvements are planned for traffic operations and safety.

Project Status

Repaving planned for 2020.

Traffic Impacts

The highway will be closed to through traffic. The signed detour route will likely be WIS 55, County KK, and County D in Brown County

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

 

 

 

CE

CTH Q to Haas Rd - Trail and Highway Improvements

Town of Buchanan, City of Kaukauna

Project Description

Extension of the CE Trail along the north side of CE from CTH Q to Haas Rd.  Improve asphaltic pavement from WIS 55 to Weiler Rd. Construct Intersection turn lanes at Meadowview Street and at Haas Rd.  Improve pedestrian crossings at both intersections.

Project Status

Construction planned for May 2020.

Traffic Impacts

The highway will be closed to through traffic. The signed detour route will likely be WIS 55, County KK and County GG.  Local access will be maintained.

Design Engineer

McMahon Group

More Information

County CE - Q to Haas Rd Webpage

Capital Improvement Program 

 

 

CE

Weiler Rd to Outagamie Rd

Town of Buchanan

Project Description

Improve existing asphaltic surface by pulverizing

 

Project Status

Final asphalt pavement surface and permanent pavement markings will be placed in 2020.

Traffic Impacts

The highway will be closed to through traffic during construction. The signed detour route will likely be WIS 55, County KK, and County D in Brown County.

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

 

 

 

JJ

CTH N to WIS 55

Town of Vandenbroek

Project Description

The highway is in need of wider paved lanes, paved shoulders, and flatter ditch slopes to meet current county highway design and safety standards. A roundabout is being designed at the intersection with CTH N. A multi-use trail is also being considered on the south side of the highway.

Project Status

Project is in design phase.  Right-of-way acquisition planned for 2020. Reconstruction is planned as early as 2021.

Traffic Impacts

A 4-way stop has been installed at the CTH N & CTH JJ intersection, and will remain until the intersection is reconstructed as a roundabout.

Design Engineer

Ayres Associates

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

County JJ Webpage

 

 

 

 

N

CTH KK to CTH CE

Buchanan/Calumet County

Project Description

The highway is in need of reconstruction to meet current county highway standards.  The proposed roadway will include a center turn lane between CTH KK to Emons/Buchanan Rd to allow thru traffic to bypass left turning vehicles at driveways and intersections. The existing single lane roundabout at Emons/Buchanan Rd will be expanded to accommodate increased traffic volumes. 

Project Status

Project is in design phase.  Roadway Reconstruction may begin as early as 2024.

Traffic Impacts

The Highway is anticipated to be closed to thru traffic during construction with local access maintained. A detour will be posted.

Design Engineer

TBD

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

 

 

 

OO

French Road Intersection

Grand Chute, Little Chute

Project Description

Traffic study with possibility to design intersection improvements. Intersection options may include signalization or restricting certain traffic movements.  The long term need and use of French Road between WIS 96 and County JJ will also be studied.

Project Status

Study is currently underway.

Traffic Impacts

TBD

Design Engineer

RA Smith

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

 

 

 

U

I-41 to County S

Town of Oneida, Brown County

Project Description

The highway is in need of wider paved lanes, paved shoulders, and flatter ditch slopes to meet current county highway design and safety standards.

Project Status

Project is in design phase. Right-of-way acquisition is anticipated to begin in 2020.

Re-construction is currently scheduled for 2021.

Traffic Impacts

The highway will be closed to through traffic during construction with local access maintained.  Detour anticipated to be I-41 and County S.

Design Engineer

Ayres Associates

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

County U Website

 

 

N

Wallace Street Intersection

Villages of Combined Locks and Kimberly

Project Description

Installation of traffic signals and possible lane reassignments within the intersection.  Project need is due to increased traffic volumes at the intersection.  Minor roadway improvements anticipated.

Project Status

Consultant is beginning traffic analysis phase.  Field traffic data is anticipated to be collected.

Traffic Impacts

Improvements are anticipated to be made with temporary lane closures only with brief road closures required to erect signal assemblies overhead.

Design Engineer

Omnni Associates

More Information

Capital Improvement Program

 

 

Future Highway Projects

For future year projects, check out the Highway portion of the Outagamie County Capital Improvement Program.

 

Wisconsin Department of Transportation

For information on state and US highway projects in Outagamie County, contact the Wisconsin Department of Transportation or click on their website pages linked here:

WisDOT Northeast Region Weekly Project Updates

WisDOT Northeast Region Highway Projects and Studies

WIS 15 Expansion - US 45 - Lily of the Valley Dr.

WIS 55 / County JJ

WIS 96 Reconstruction, Kaukauna

City of Appleton Projects