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Street Closures

NEW DEVELOPMENTS 

WEST HISTORIC MITCHELL STREET – SOUTH 5TH STREET TO SOUTH 6TH STREET (12TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 2)
It is anticipated that this roadway will be closed for westbound traffic from 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. on Friday, November 15, 2019 for crane setup.

SOUTH CESAR CHAVEZ DR – WEST GREENFIELD AVENUE NORTH TO SOUTH ALLEY (12TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 2)
It is anticipated that this roadway will be restricted to one lane of northbound and one lane of southbound traffic from 7:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. on Friday, November 15, 2019 for crane setup.

VETERANS DAY OF HONOR MOTORCADE (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 16, 2019 the following roadways will be closed to traffic for the Veterans Day of Honor Motorcade staging and starting point: East Mason Street from North Marshall Street to North Prospect Avenue; North Prospect Avenue – East Wells Street to East Wisconsin Avenue; and East Wisconsin Avenue from North Prospect Ave to North Cass Street.

WEST BLUEMOUND ROAD – NORTH GENERAL MITCHELL BOULEVARD/NORTH 52ND STREET TO NORTH STORY PARKWAY (10TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 3)
It is anticipated that from 8:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. on Thursday, November 28, 2019 the above roadway will be closed for the Drumstick Dash at Miller Park.

PROJECTS IN PROGRESS

SOUTH 35TH STREET – WEST OKLAHOMA AVENUE TO WEST DAKOTA STREET (11TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 6)
It is anticipated that two-way traffic on South 35th Street from West Oklahoma Avenue to West Dakota Street will be restricted over the Kinnickinnic River starting Friday, June 21 to November 2019.

WEST CLEVELAND AVENUE – SOUTH 16TH STREET TO SOUTH 19TH STREET (12TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 2)
It is anticipated that West Cleveland Avenue from South 16th Street to South 19th Street will be closed to through traffic from July 29, 2019 to December of 2019 for a MMSD project. A detour will be in place to assist motorists.

SOUTH 43RD STREET/SOUTH MILLER PARK WAY AT WEST LINCOLN AVENUE (8TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 2)
Until further notice, it is anticipated that the traffic on South 43rd Street/South Miller Park Way at West Lincoln Avenue will be impacted for a monotube project.

SOUTH 27th STREET AT WEST LINCOLN AVENUE (8TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 2)
Until further notice, it is anticipated that the traffic on South 27th Street at West Lincoln Avenue will be impacted for a monotube project.

WEST HAMPTON AVENUE – NORTH 57TH STREET TO NORTH 65TH STREET (2ND, 7TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 7)
It is anticipated that two-way traffic on West Hampton Avenue from North 57th Street to North 65th Street will be restricted to one side of the roadway beginning Monday, March 18th to November of 2019.

NORTH WATER STREET – EAST WELLS STREET TO EAST KILBOURN AVENUE (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
Beginning Saturday, February 23, 2019, and continuing until July 2020, the east sidewalk and the entrance to City Hall on North Water Street will be closed. There will also only be one northbound traffic lane on the proper side of the road. A pedestrian walkway will be in place on North Water Street.

NORTH TEUTONIA AVENUE – WEST GARFIELD AVENUE TO WEST GROELING AVENUE (6TH, 15TH) (POLICE DISTRICTS 3 & 5)
As part of the ongoing roadway reconstruction project, North Teutonia Avenue from West Garfield Avenue to West Groeling Avenue is open to southbound traffic only until further notice.

SOUTH CHASE AVENUE – WEST LINCOLN AVENUE TO SOUTH 5TH STREET (14TH) (POLICE DISTRICTS 2 & 6)
It is anticipated that beginning May 6th until further notice, South Chase Avenue from West Lincoln Avenue to West Holt Street will have traffic alterations in place for the reconstruction of South Chase Avenue. In addition, traffic patterns will be changed on East Oklahoma Avenue for 400’ east and west of South Chase Avenue.

WEST CAPITOL DRIVE/NORTH PORT WASHINGTON ROAD – NORTH 2ND STREET TO NORTH GREEN BAY ROAD (6TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 5)
West Capitol Drive from North 2nd Street to North 7th Street will be restricted to one lane for each direction of travel and access to North Port Washington Road in all directions will be maintained for Port Washington bridge reconstruction and resurfacing of West Capitol Drive from 5/13/19 to mid-November of 2019.

EAST/WEST MICHIGAN STREET – NORTH PLANKINTON AVENUE TO NORTH WATER STREET (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that the Michigan Street Vertical Lift Bridge will be closed for repairs beginning Friday, May 10, 2019 and ending in spring of 2020. Traffic will be detoured for the duration of the project.

WEST LAYTON AVENUE -- SOUTH 1ST STREET TO SOUTH 27TH ST (13TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 6)
It is anticipated that starting on Friday, June 21, 2019 to November 2019, West Layton Avenue from South 1st Street to South 27th Street will be under construction having only 1 lane of traffic in each direction on the proper side of the roadway.

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