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Street Closures

NEW DEVELOPMENTS 

NORTH WATER STREET – EAST KILBOURN AVENUE TO EAST WELLS STREET (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that North Water Street from East Kilbourn Avenue to East Wells Street will be closed to southbound traffic from 7 A.M. to 4 P.M. daily beginning Saturday, May 18 and ending Sunday, May 19, 2019 for crane lifts. Crane will be removed during non-working hours and traffic will resume normal patterns.

NORTH JACKSON STREET – EAST WISCONSIN AVENUE TO EAST MICHIGAN STREET (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that North Jackson Street from East Wisconsin Avenue to East Clybourn Street will be restricted to one lane of southbound traffic beginning Saturday, May 18 and ending Sunday, May 19, 2019 for crane lifts.

SOUTH 1ST STREET BASCULE BRIDGE OVER THE KINNICKINNIC RIVER (12TH, 14TH) (POLICE DISTRICTS 2, 6)
It is anticipated that on Monday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 21, 2019 this bridge will be closed to traffic from 6:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. daily to install new fiber optic cable to the bridge house. Northbound and southbound signed detours will be in place to direct motorists during the closures.

EAST BUFFALO STREET – NORTH BROADWAY TO NORTH MILWAUKEE STREET (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that on Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. this roadway will be reduced to one lane while using flaggers to maintain two-way traffic for crane lifts.

 

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 Monday, April 1 to October of 2019.

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 26TH STREET AT WEST BROWN STREET (15th) (POLICE DISTRICT 3)
It is anticipated that starting on Monday, July 23, 2018 to June of 2019; North 26th Street going east for 1/2 of the block and North 26th Street from West Brown Street going south for 1/2 of the block will be closed for a sewer project. They will have a crane in the entire intersection of North 26th Street and West Brown Street during the entire project. Citizens will have access to the alley for parking, and there is coordination with the school.

KILBOURN NORTH TUNNEL ON RAMP AT NORTH 6TH STREET AND WEST KILBOURN AVENUE (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that the Kilbourn north tunnel on ramp will be closed starting on Monday April 8, 2019 to June 1, 2019 for structural work.

NORTH MARKET STREET – EAST WELLS STREET TO EAST KILBOURN AVENUE (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
The ongoing City Hall work is changing the traffic flow on North Market Street starting Wednesday, August 29, 2018 until further notice.  North Market Street will be closed from 110’ north of East Wells Street to East Kilbourn Avenue.  There will be handicapped parking allowed on the east and west side of North Market Street from East Wells Street going north 100’.  There will be a loading zone placed on North Water starting at East Wells Street and going north.  Access will be maintained to the City’s lower parking garage driveway. 

NORTH WATER STREET – EAST WELLS STREET TO EAST KILBOURN AVENUE (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
The ongoing City Hall work is adding to the traffic flow.  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.

SOUTH LAYTON BOULEVARD– WEST BECHER STREET TO WEST LINCOLN AVENUE (8TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 2)
It is anticipated that South Layton Boulevard from West Becher Street to West Lincoln Avenue will have one traffic lane in each direction until further notice for sewer work.

NORTH WATER STREET – EAST WISCONSIN AVENUE NORTH APPROXIMATELY 185’ TO SKYWALK. (4TH) (POLICE DISTRICT 1)
It is anticipated that beginning Monday, April 29, 2019; North Water Street from East Wisconsin Avenue north approximately 185’ to the Skywalk will be one lane of traffic in each direction for approximately two weeks in order to do sewer and water work.

NORTH TEUTONIA AVENUE – WEST GARFIELD AVENUE TO WEST GROELING AVENUE (6TH, 15TH) (POLICE DISTRICTS 3 & 5)
It is anticipated that beginning Monday, April 29, 2019; North Teutonia Avenue from West Garfield Avenue to West Groeling Avenue will be restricted to one-way northbound traffic until August of 2019 for a roadway reconstruction project.

SOUTH CHASE AVENUE – WEST LINCOLN AVENUE TO SOUTH 5TH STREET (14TH) (POLICE DISTRICTS 2 & 6)
It is anticipated that beginning May 6th to November 2019; 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 October 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.