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Lane closures around campus during the week of July 1

June 28, 22013 College News - Below is a list of lane closures around campus the week of July 1, 2013. All road work is subject to change because of weather and other unforeseen circumstances.

Additional information about the Zoo interchange project and its impact on MCW and the campus can be found on the College’s Zoo interchange Web page.

Milwaukee Regional Medical Center remains accessible from all directions the week of July 1st. 
Special note: Due to the July 4th holiday, only long-term closures will be in effect from July 3rd – July 7th. Happy Independence Day! 

Watertown Plank Road

  • Due to ongoing utility work, Watertown­ Plank Road will experience lane closures that periodically reduce traffic to one lane. Delays may occur. 
  • Detour Option: Use Wisconsin Avenue if traveling from Hwy 45 north or south to avoid congestion. 

Research Park

  • Please remember to watch your speed when utilizing the United HealthCare driveway to/from Wisconsin Avenue. 

From the North:

  • No restrictions in effect.

From the South:

  • Beginning Friday, June 28th – Monday, July 1st, there will be a full closure on Wisconsin Avenue eastbound and westbound from HWY 100 to 104th Street for paving work. Wisconsin will reopen by 6am Monday.
  • On Monday, lanes will be closed overnight on I-894/US 45 northbound and southbound between National Avenue and Schlinger Avenue for work on the Greenfield Avenue bridge. As a result, several ramps will be closed overnight in the Zoo Interchange: east-to-north, east-to-south, and west-to-south. (Contingency day is Tuesday 7/2).

From the East:

  • Traffic on Glenview Avenue will be shifted to the northbound side of the roadway until mid-July for paving operations.

From the West:

  • Traffic on Bluemound Road will be shifted to the eastbound side of the roadway until early August for staged construction.

A Look-Ahead:

  • July 8th – Street parking located on the north and south side of Wisconsin Avenue between Hwy 45 and 92nd street will be removed to create additional traffic lanes for entrance and exit onto Hwy 45. 
  • July 10th – Glenview Avenue will be closed between just north of the Bluemound Road intersection through just north of the Wisconsin Avenue Intersection 
  • July 20th – July 31st:  Closure of the intersection of Hwy 100 and Bluemound Road
  • August 1st – 10th: Closure of Hwy 100 and Watertown Plank Road intersection.
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