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Overnight full freeway closure: The upcoming construction that could impact your commute

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MILWAUKEE -- Ryan Luck with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation joins FOX6 WakeUp to talk about everything that's going to impact your commute.


MONDAY, MARCH 25 and WEDNESDAY MARCH 27, 2019 – Central Segment

  • Overnight full freeway closure of I-94 EAST (SB) between County K and WIS 20 from 10:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. for crane mobilization and grading work.


  • Travelers can use the West Frontage Road south to WIS 20 to get around the closure.

TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2019 – Central Segment

  • Overnight full freeway closure of I-94 WEST (NB) between WIS 20 and County G from 10:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. to set girders over County K.


  • Travelers can use the East Frontage Road north to County G to get around the closure.

BEGINNING MONDAY MARCH 25, 2019 – South and Central Segment

  • Overnight double lane closures of I-94 NB and SB between County G and Braun Road from 9:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. for median work and material hauling (single lane taken at 7:00 pm). Nightly lane closures will continue over the next couple weeks.


Zoo Interchange Construction Highlights

  • Swan Boulevard to Burleigh Road (approximately 2 Miles)
  • Upon completion of this segment, there will be a total of 8 lanes (4 lanes in each direction)
  • Reconstruction of bridges including the Union Pacific Railroad bridge over I-41
  • Project could Let as early as late summer 2020 with a completion of late 2022
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