Traffic exiting or entering WIS 29 from the 97 ramps will be detoured

The on and off eastbound WIS 29 ramps to WIS 97 will be closed and detoured starting Aug. 16 in Marathon County. 

The closure is part of the continued WIS 29 construction project. The on ramp will be detoured via WIS 97 to WIS 29 westbound to Spruce Street/Maple Road and then to the on ramp for WIS 29 eastbound. The off ramp traffic will be detoured via WIS 29 eastbound to County H to Wis 29 westbound and then to WIS 97.

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