September 18 – 6pm – Committee discussion/action – Campground & Large Farm Moratoriums
Culvert areas have been finished and now the gravel has been replaced with blacktop. In the summer of 2018 the project will continue with chip sealing.
SEPTEMBERS MEETING WILL WE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 7PM.
Most of the culvert work has been completed. Hwy 40 as of this printing is fully open to traffic. Loose gravel and signs remain at the new culvert locations.
ATTACHED IS A MORATORIUM ORDINANCE PROHIBITING NEW AND EXISTING CAMPGROUNDS
Below is the Project provided scheduled location and estimated date of closure.
The scheduled Highway 40 project begins July 7 2017. This will consist of culvert and bridge work. The tentative dates for Hwy 40 shutdown will be six days from July 30 2017 to August 5 2017. This is based on weather. The approved detour will be from the South – Hwy 40, to Hwy 64, to Hwy 27, Hwy 8, to Hwy 40 and from the North – Hwy 40, to Hwy 8, to Hwy 27, to Hwy 64, to Hwy 40. There will be stop signs at the two bridges while working on them, these will be single lane. The bridge at Island Lake Dam will be under construction most of the project time so that will cause delays, slowdowns.
Clean Sweep – Saturday June 17
Location: Rusk County Highway Shop
Ladysmith – Hwy 27 (Appoximately 1 mile South of Hwy 8)
0800am – 1:00pm
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RUSK COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
Scott R. Emch, P.E., Highway Commissioner
N4711 Highway 27 · Ladysmith, Wisconsin 54848
Office (715) 532-2633 ● FAX (715) 532-2641
SPRING LOAD RESTRICTIONS EXPIRATION
Pursuant to Wisconsin Statutes 349.16, Rusk County highway season weight restrictions will expire effective at 12:00 p.m.(NOON) on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
This notice does not include town roads. Townships will need to be contacted directly for the status of their seasonal weight restrictions.
BY ORDER OF THE
SCOTT R. EMCH, P.E., HIGHWAY COMMISSIONER
Lisa M. Podgornik
Rusk County Highway Department
Financial Accountant II
(715) 532-2633 – Office
(715) 532-2641 – FAX
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Town Board is attending the WTA District Meeting
March 25 – Eau Claire