I39/90 Construction updates

  • Weekly Construction Update: May 20-24
    All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change.

    Two lanes remain open to traffic on I-39/90 (in each direction) during daytime hours and weekends. Access remains open to area businesses in the project area. Please continue to patronize the area businesses!

    NOTE: Next week Monday through Friday, nightly single lane closures (8 p.m. – 5 a.m.) are planned on I-39/90 northbound and southbound in the following work zones, unless noted otherwise. Minor delays may occur during these lane closures.

    I-39/90 southbound expansion (County AB to E. Church Road, north of the US 51 interchange (Stoughton Exit 156)), Madison to Edgerton
    County MN, Drotning Road, County W and County B underpasses
    Anticipated construction completion: Mid-November 2019

    • All I-39/90 traffic shifted onto the northbound concrete pavement from East Church Road, north of the US 51 interchange, to County AB near Madison.
      • Two lanes remain open in each direction, separated by a median barrier wall.
      • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
    • County MN under I-39/90 is CLOSED until fall 2019 (weather-permitting). Alternate routes are required; follow the posted detour.
    • Drotning Road under I-39/90 is CLOSED until fall 2019 (weather-permitting). Alternate local routes are required.
    • County W under the Interstate is OPEN.
    • Updated: County B under I-39/90 is OPEN.
    • Updated: Read the I-39/90 construction activities between Madison and Edgerton.

    I-39/90 expansion (Kennedy Road to Rock River bridges), Janesville to Edgerton
    Townline Road, County M and Newville Road underpasses
    Anticipated construction completion: Fall 2020

    • I-39/90 traffic located on their respective sides from Kennedy Road, north of the WIS 26 interchange, to south of the Rock River bridges.
      • Two lanes remain open in each direction during daytime hours and weekends.
      • Be alert for traffic shifts, crews and equipment in this area.
    • Townline Road under I-39/90 remains OPEN until mid-July 2019.
    • County M under the Interstate remains OPEN until early July 2019.
    • Newville Road under I-39/90 is OPEN until early July 2019.
    • Updated: Read the I-39/90 construction operations between Janesville and Edgerton.

    I-39/90 expansion at WIS 26/Milton Avenue and US 14/Humes Road interchanges, Janesville
    Kennedy Road underpass
    Anticipated construction completion: Fall 2021

    • LONG-TERM RAMP CLOSURE: The WIS 26/Milton Avenue ramp to I-39/90 northbound CLOSED until early August 2019.
      • Alternate routes required during the four-month closure, such as the US 14 interchange.
    • All I-39/90 traffic shifted onto the southbound side from Kennedy Road, north of the WIS 26 interchange (Exit 171A), to the US 14 interchange (Exit 171B). Traffic will remain in this configuration until summer 2020.
      • Two lanes remain open in each direction, separated by a median barrier wall.
      • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
    • Updated: WIS 26/Milton Avenue is CLOSED under I-39/90 in Janesville for the northbound Interstate bridge demolition.
      • 7 p.m. Monday (May 20) to 7 a.m. Tuesday (May 21) – both directions
      • 7 p.m. Tuesday to 7 a.m. Wednesday (May 22) – northbound only
      • No left turns from the I-39/90 exit ramps (Exit 171A) to travel under the bridge.
      • Alternate local routes are required, such as the US 14 interchange (Exit 171B).
    • Kennedy Road under I-39/90 is CLOSED to through traffic until late July 2019.
    • The Ice Age Trail under I-39/90, adjacent to Kennedy Road, is CLOSED until October 2020.
    • Updated: Read the I-39/90 construction operations at the WIS 26 and US 14 interchanges.

    I-39/90 southbound expansion (south of US 14/Humes Road interchange to Hart Road bridge over I-39/90), Janesville to Beloit
    Mount Zion Avenue, East Milwaukee Street, Ruger Avenue, Palmer Drive, County O/Delavan Drive and Townline Road
    Anticipated construction completion: Spring 2020

    • All I-39/90 traffic shifted onto the northbound concrete pavement from Hart Road near Beloit to south of the US 14 interchange (Exit 171B).
      • Two lanes remain open in each direction, separated by a median barrier wall.
      • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
    • Updated: County O/Delavan Drive under I-39/90 in Janesville is CLOSED to all traffic for bridge demolition.
      •  6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday (May 23)
      • Alternate local routes are required.
    • Updated: Read the I-39/90 construction activities between Beloit and Janesville.
      • In the Janesville area, daytime and nighttime noise is anticipated until late May 2019 as crews remove the old southbound pavement and begin grading operations.

    I-39/90 expansion and I-43 reconstruction (Illinois state line to Hart Road; County X/Hart Road to Freeman Parkway), Beloit
    Anticipated construction completion: November 2019

    • All I-39/90 traffic shifted onto the southbound side, between Cranston Road and the Illinois state line.
      • Two lanes remain open in each direction, separated by a median barrier wall.
      • Updated: Access remains OPEN to the Beloit rest area via temporary ramp connections.
      • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
    • All I-43 traffic located on the southbound side (County X/Hart Road to I-39/90) until mid-August 2019.
      • One lane open in each direction on I-43, separated by a median barrier wall.
      • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
    • Colley Road under I-39/90, near Beloit, is CLOSED until fall 2019.
      • Alternate local routes are required.
    • Updated: Read the I-39/90 and I-43 construction operations near Beloit.
      • Gateway Blvd., from Hart Road to Millington Road, reduced to one lane in each direction.

    For more information, contact:
    Steven Theisen
    I-39/90 Project Communications Manager
    (608) 884-1230 | steven.theisen@dot.wi.gov

    WisDOT and the I-39/90 Project Team
    www.i39-90.wi.gov
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