WIS 172 Resurfacing Project is 5.5 miles in length, includes segments of the Village of
Ashwaubenon, Village of Allouez, and Village of Bellevue in Brown
County. This project will:
Repair and resurface the existing roadway and ramps between US 41 and I-43
Re-deck the bridge crossing the Fox River
Replace the bridges over Oneida Street
Rehabilitate most bridges through this segment of WIS 172
Add auxiliary exit-only lane at WIS 172 westbound exit to Pilgrim
Add an auxiliary exit-only lane at WIS 172 eastbound to Vanderperren
Add three crash investigation sites
This segment of WIS 172 acts as the south leg of the beltline around the Green Bay area. The traffic on this highway serves both the local commuter traffic and regional traffic. This route will serve as a vital alternate route during the US 41 Capacity Expansion Project.
This project will rehabilitate this segment of highway in order to provide a better driving environment for motorists and prepare it to handle a higher traffic volumes while US 41 is under construction.
Construction began in September 2008 and be completed
by September 2010. Project benchmarks include completing westbound lanes prior to August
2009, completing eastbound lanes prior to August 2010 and opening Oneida Street prior to July
15, both 2009 and