Wisconsin planning U.S. 141 improvements

GREEN BAY- The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) northeast region office in Green Bay is announcing a public meeting for the construction of 17.5 miles of U.S. 141 from Beaver to Wausaukee.

The meeting will be held Wednesday, Sept. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Crivitz Village Hall, 800 Henriette Ave. in Crivitz.

A short presentation will be made at 6:10 p.m. The project is planned to be built in two stages.

The first stage from Middle Inlet to Wausaukee will be built during the summer of 2014, and the second stage from Beaver to Middle Inlet will be built during the summer of 2015.

The work includes mill and overlay of existing asphalt pavement, addition of four passing lanes, intersection improvements, extension of the existing four-lane facility in Crivitz 2,500 feet to the south, and reconstructing the structures at Left Foot Creek and Smith Creek.

Wisconsin Department of Transportation staff will be available to discuss the project, answer questions, address concerns and obtain public input.

Persons unable to attend the meeting but wanting more information should contact WisDOT project manager Paul Zoellner at (920) 492-0132 or email at

Written comments regarding the project can be mailed to Paul Zoellner, 944 Vanderperren Way, Green Bay, WI 54304.