Highway 23 Construction Update

WIS 23 reconstruction Green Lake to Ripon (*updated*)

Work completed since last update

  • Crews are constructing the box culvert extension at Silver Creek, near Koro Road. Construction crews will be working on the outside shoulders and ditch.
  • Crews completed storm sewer work in the intersection of North Street and North Lawson Drive.
  • Crews are constructing the Puchyan River Bridge located on WIS 23. The bridge is closed to all traffic.
  • Crews are continuing grading operations on WIS 23 between County A west and WIS 49.
  • Concrete crews completed curb and gutter on County A and WIS 49.
  • Crews completed preparing gravel for asphalt placement on WIS 23 between Sunnyside Road and Koro Road.  
  • Crews installed cross-culverts on WIS 23 east of County A west and North Lawson Drive.
  • Crews completed the first of three layers of asphalt paving between Brooklyn J and Koro Road.

Scheduled ahead

  •  Crews will complete work on the box culvert extension at Silver Creek, near Koro Road by the end of next week.
  • Crews will finish preparing gravel for asphalt placement on WIS 23 between Koro Road and Arcade Glenn Road by the end of next week. 
  • Crews will complete storm sewer work on the new alignment of North Lawson Street by the end of next week.
  • Crews plan to continue the 1st lift of asphalt paving on WIS 23 between Brooklyn J and WIS 49.
  • Crews will continue work on the Puchyan River Bridge located on WIS 23.
  • Crews plan to continue grading operations on WIS 23 between County A west and WIS 49. 

Traffic impacts and access

  • WIS 23 (County A west in Green Lake County to Arcade Glen Road in Fond du Lac County) is closed to through traffic and detoured via WIS 73, County K, County A, County K, County KK, and WIS 44/49. This detour will be in place until September 8.
  • The Puchyan River Bridge located on WIS 23 is closed to all traffic.
  • The intersection of North Lawson Street and North Street is open to local traffic.  Work may limit access through the intersection.
  • Work on the box culvert extension at Silver Creek, near Koro Road, may periodically limit access on WIS 23 between Koro Road and Arcade Glenn. Access around work on Koro Road will be maintained at all times.  
  • The WIS 49/County A intersection remains open to traffic with a four-way stop. Motorists are advised to watch for trucks merging from the WIS 49/County A work zone.
  • Please drive with extra caution when entering and driving through the construction zone.
  • Local access to properties and businesses located on the project will be maintained.
  • Traffic impacts are subject to change based on weather conditions and construction status.

Mailboxes

  • Mailboxes along WIS 23 should be removed by the property owners. A common pickup box has been set up at the "Surface and Surroundings" property, W14480 Highway 23, Ripon, WI 54971. Contact your local post office to see if you qualify to receive mail here.
  • Mailboxes along the N. Lawson and North Street intersection should be removed by the property owners. Contact your local post office to coordinate mail deliveries.
  • Mailboxes along WIS 23 between North Street and WIS 49, and along North Street within 500 feet of WIS 23, should be removed by the property owners. Your local post office is coordinating common pickup areas at Watson Court and King Street. Contact your local post office to see if you qualify to receive mail here.

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