I39/90 Construction updates

Weekly Construction Update: June 24-28
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.
  • Updated: County W under the Interstate is CLOSED until early fall 2019.
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • 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

  • Updated: All I-39/90 traffic shifted onto the northbound side from Townline Road, two miles north of WIS 26 interchange, to south of the Rock River bridges.
    • Two lanes remain open in each direction, separated by a median barrier wall.
    • Access remains OPEN to the Janesville rest area via temporary ramp connections.
    • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
  • Townline Road under I-39/90 is CLOSED until early July 2019.
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Updated: County M under the Interstate is scheduled to be CLOSED starting Thursday (June 27) until mid-July 2019.
    • Alternate routes are required, such as the signed detour of WIS 59 and US 51.
  • Newville Road under I-39/90 is OPEN until mid-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!
  • 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: Ruger Avenue under the Interstate in Janesville is CLOSED to all traffic for bridge staining.
    • 6 a.m. Monday (June 24) to 6 p.m. Tuesday (June 25)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Updated: Mount Zion Avenue under I-39/90 in Janesville is CLOSED for bridge staining.
    • 6 a.m. Wednesday (June 26) to 6 p.m. Thursday (June 27)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Spring Brook/Ice Age National Scenic Trail under I-39/90 is CLOSED until fall 2019 – weather-permitting.
    • Bicyclists and pedestrians should follow posted detour route.
  • Updated: Read the I-39/90 construction activities between Beloit and Janesville.

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.
    • 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!
  • Updated: Access to the Beloit rest area is scheduled to be CLOSED from 10 p.m. Sunday, June 30 to 5 a.m. Monday, July 1.
    • The I-43/WIS 81 interchange (Exit 185 A-B) will remain open to area restaurants, gas stations and lodging.
  • Updated: Nighttime closure of the IL 75 ramp to I-39/90 northbound near Beloit.
    • 10 p.m. Sunday, June 30 to 5 a.m. Monday, July 1
    • Alternate routes are required.
  • 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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