I39/90 Construction updates

Weekly Construction Update: October 14-18
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.

Temporary widening of I-39/90 northbound (County AB to US 12/18 (Beltline) interchange), Madison
Siggelkow Road underpass
Anticipated construction completion: Mid-November 2019

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 early November 2019. Alternate routes are required; follow the posted detour.
  • Drotning Road under I-39/90 is CLOSED until early November 2019. Alternate local routes are required.
  • County W under the Interstate is CLOSED until early November 2019.
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • County B under I-39/90 is OPEN.
  • Updated: Read the I-39/90 construction activities between Madison and Edgerton.

I-39/90 (North of the US 51 interchange (Stoughton Exit 156) to Rock River bridges), Edgerton area
Anticipated completion: November 2019

  • Nightly lane closures and reduced speed limit of 60 mph in this area.
  • Crews are placing permanent pavement markings in anticipation of opening I-39/90 to three lanes each way from Edgerton to Madison in November.

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

  • All I-39/90 traffic shifted onto the northbound side from Townline Road, two miles north of WIS 26 interchange (Exit 171A), 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!
  • The Janesville rest area is scheduled to be closed from Monday, October 21 to Friday, November 15.
    • Access at the WIS 26 and US 14 interchanges (Exit 171A-B) in Janesville will remain open to area restaurants, gas stations and lodging.
  • Updated: Townline Road under I-39/90 is OPEN.
  • Updated: County M under the Interstate is CLOSED starting Monday (Oct. 14) until Wednesday, Oct. 23.
    • Alternate local routes are required, such as the signed detour route of WIS 59 and US 51.
  • Newville Road under I-39/90 is OPEN.
  • 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

  • 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: Daytime lane closure on WIS 26/Milton Avenue northbound and southbound under I-39/90 for the bridge deck pour.
    • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 15)
    • Plan ahead and allow extra time through this area.
  • Updated: Daytime lane closure on US 14/Humes Road eastbound for decking of the new northbound Interstate bridge.
    • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 16)
    • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 17)
    • Plan ahead and allow extra time through this area.
  • Kennedy Road under I-39/90 in Janesville is OPEN.
  • 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!
  • Mount Zion Avenue under I-39/90 is OPEN.
  • Updated: East Milwaukee Street under the Interstate is CLOSED to remove bridge formwork.
    • 6 a.m. Monday (Oct. 14) to 6 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 15)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Updated: Ruger Avenue under I-39/90 is OPEN.
  • Palmer Drive under the Interstate is OPEN.
  • Updated: Brief closure of WIS 11/Racine Street ramp to I-39/90 southbound in Janesville.
    • 3 a.m. to 5 a.m. each morning, Monday through Wednesday (Oct. 14-16)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Updated: The WIS 11/Racine Street ramp to I-39/90 southbound in Janesville is CLOSED for the County O deck pour.
    • 3 a.m. Thursday (Oct. 17) to noon Saturday (Oct. 19)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • County O/Delavan Drive under the Interstate in Janesville is OPEN.
  • 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: Short-term closure of emergency vehicle pullouts on I-39/90 southbound between WIS 11/Avalon Road (Exit 177) and County S/Shopiere Road (Exit 183).
    • Today (Oct. 11) through Thursday, October 24
  • 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 new northbound concrete pavement, between Cranston Road and the Illinois state line.
    • Two lanes remain open in each direction, separated by a median barrier wall.
    • Access remains OPEN to the Beloit rest area via the new exit to the rest area located south of the Stateline Road overpass.
    • Be alert for crossovers, don’t tailgate and drive with caution through this area!
  • I-43 traffic shifted onto the new northbound concrete pavement (County X/Hart Road to I-39/90) until November 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: Nighttime closure of the I-43 southbound loop ramp to I-39/90 southbound in Beloit.
    • 10 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 17) to 5 a.m. Friday (Oct. 18)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Updated: Nighttime closure of the I-39/90 southbound ramp to WIS 81/Milwaukee Road (Exit 185A) in Beloit.
    • 10 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 17) to 5 a.m. Friday (Oct. 18)
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Updated: Starting 12 a.m. Monday, October 21, the I-43 southbound ramp to County X/Hart Road ramp will be CLOSED until Monday, November 4 (weather-permitting).
    • Alternate routes are required.
    • Crews will replace sections of pavement on this ramp.
  • 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.
    • One lane closed on WIS 81 from Freeman Parkway to the current lane closure on I-43.
    • 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

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