Crews Continue Work on Flood Damaged Roads

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation continues to assess roadways for damage and detour routes as necessary.

Though many routes have been reopened, please use caution when traveling in impacted areas.

If you see standing water turnaround.

Ashland County
• WIS 13 corridor is closed between Mellen and WIS 112. Use WIS 77, US 63, US 53 and US 2 as alternative route.

Bayfield County
• US 63 is closed at Twentymile Creek near Grand View, north of Drummond. Traffic detoured via County Highway N and County Highway A. – Work to repair damages is underway. WisDOT anticipates the project will be complete and open to traffic by mid-August.

Iron County
• WIS 122 closed north of US 2 to Michigan State Line. No official detour posted. – work began July 25, highway is scheduled to be reopen to traffic by August 7.
• WIS 169 is closed between WIS 13 and US 2. Detour via WIS 77, US 51, US 2. – repairs started 7/19. The highway is open to local traffic only. Project completion scheduled for August 31.

Motorists are advised to drive with caution on all area roads and are reminded not to drive through standing water.

For up-to-date closures and detour information visit www.511wi.gov, download the free mobile app or follow @511WI on Twitter.

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