Verona Road construction weekly report for July 14-18

The following update is provided by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation:

By Thursday morning (July 17), all Verona Road (US 18/151) traffic will be shifted to the new northbound lanes, between the Beltline and Raymond Road. View the upcoming traffic staging plans.

To safely and efficiently complete this overnight switch, periodic turn restrictions will be in effect to and from Verona Road (in this work zone) between 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 16 and 10 a.m. Thursday, July 17. Alternate routes are encouraged during these hours.

All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change.

 

Verona Road work

  • TRAFFIC SWITCH: By Thursday morning (July 17), all Verona Road traffic will be shifted to the new northbound lanes of Verona Road, between the Beltline and Raymond Road.
  • Two lanes open to traffic on Verona Road (in each direction), between the Beltline and Raymond Road.
  • Access remains open to area businesses and neighborhoods.
    • Regardless of any roadwork inconvenience, please continue to patronize area businesses in the Verona Road work zone.
  • Daytime work to take place in preparation for traffic switch to Verona Road northbound.
  • Nighttime work to occur for traffic switch from 8 p.m. to 10 a.m. (July 16-17).
    • Some noise is anticipated with this work.
  • Daytime work will start on Verona Road southbound after the traffic switch.
    • Work to occur approximately 6 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July 17-18)
  • Hammersley Road cul-du-sac (north of the Beltline) is CLOSED until August 1. No detour posted.
  • Freeport Connection is open to traffic (temporary roadway under Verona Road near Southwest Commuter Path).
    • The Southwest Commuter Path remains open in this area.

 

Westbound Beltline

  • Westbound Beltline "exit only lane" CLOSED to Gammon Road until July 25, 2014.
    • Motorists must exit just prior to Gammon Road, using other ramp lane.
    • Ramp to remain open at all times.
  • Nighttime ramp closure from Whitney Way to the westbound Beltline.
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (July 15-16)
  • Nighttime lane closure on the westbound Beltline from Whitney Way to Gammon Road.
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (July 15-16)
  • TRAFFIC SHIFT toward the median, between Whitney Way and Gammon Road, until July 25, 2014.
    • Shift includes westbound Beltline ramp from Whitney Way.
  • Outside shoulder CLOSED on the westbound Beltline from Whitney Way to Gammon Road until July 25, 2014.
  • Outside shoulder CLOSED from Whitney Way to the westbound Beltline until July 25, 2014.
  • Daytime work on the westbound Beltline between Todd Drive and Seminole Highway until July 25, 2014.
    • Lane shift within this work zone.

 

Eastbound Beltline

  • Nighttime ramp closure from the eastbound Beltline to Whitney Way.
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (July 15-16)
  • Nighttime lane closure on the eastbound Beltline at Whitney Way.
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (July 15-16)
  • Nightly lane closure on the eastbound Beltline at Gammon Road.
    • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m. (July 16-18)
  • Median shoulder CLOSED on the eastbound Beltline from Gammon Road to Whitney Way until July 25, 2014.

 

West Beltline Frontage Road (east of Verona Road)

  • CLOSED to through traffic, between Britta Parkway and Whenona Drive (south of the Beltline), until October 15, 2014.
    • Alternate routes are required. Access to area businesses to remain open.

 

Whitney Way and Gilbert Road intersection

  • Daytime work to install an overhead sign for northbound Whitney Way at Gilbert Road. Single lane closure may occur along Whitney Way at the intersection.
    • 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (July 14-18)

 

Verona Road and County PD (Military Ridge path)

  • Daytime single lane closures may occur on westbound and eastbound County PD (McKee Road) at the Military Ridge overpass.
    • 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (July 14-18)
  • Work continues on bridge construction along the abandoned railroad line, just east of the Verona Road and County PD intersection.
    • This portion of the trail to be closed on north and south sides of County PD until summer 2014.
    • Military Ridge State Trail along Verona Road remains open.
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