Closure of WIS 79 NW of Menomonie


From the Dunn County Facebook page:


Traffic Advisory!

Wisconsin Department of Transportation -Closure of WIS 79 northwest of city of Menomonie pushed back

Repairs to railroad crossing just north of US 12 postponed from Oct. 25 to Oct. 28

Originally planned for Tuesday, Oct. 25, the closure of WIS 79 at the railroad crossing just north of US 12 in the town of Menomonie northwest of the city of Menomonie has been pushed back.


Beginning at 7 a.m. Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, WIS 79 will be closed to traffic for repairs to the crossing, and motorists will be detoured. The road is expected to reopen by 4 p.m. that day.


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