BARRON COUNTY — Road work on CTH A, from the Village of Dallas west to STH 25, is starting on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

Work will consist of removing of the existing asphalt surface, placing a new asphalt surface, shoulders and pavement marking. Funding for this project is through the Barron County budget, and construction will be by the Barron County Highway Department crew.

Traffic will be reduced to a single lane in the work area during construction operations, and traffic control specialists will be present to direct traffic in the work zone. There will be a culvert replacement that will close CTH A for several days. A detour route will be signed.

It is anticipated that the first stage of the project will be completed by late June. The placement of the second layer of asphalt will be later this year.

Road work on CTH I from CTH A south to the Dunn County Line is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 23, 2022.

Work will consist of placing the second layer of asphalt, shouldering and pavement marking. Work is anticipated to be completed by mid-June. Funding for this project is through the Barron County budget, and construction will be by the Barron County Highway Department crew.

Traffic will be reduced to a single lane in the work area during construction operations, and traffic control specialists will be present to direct traffic in the work zone.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Barron County Highway Department at 715-637-3755.

As a reminder, when you encounter work zones, please pay attention as conditions may change. You are also reminded that the use of hand-held devices, such as cell phones, in a work zone is against the law. Please help protect yourself and all construction personnel by putting down your phone and paying attention to the road.

- Per Mark Servi, Barron County Highway Commissioner


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