February 18, 2020 Spring Primary Results

February 18, 2020 Spring Primary Results

Justice of the Supreme Court

Daniel Kelly – 35

Jill J. Karofsky -53

Ed Fallone – 10

Registered Voters:  397

Election Day Registration:  4

Voters Today:  98 = 24%


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for weeks of November 25th and December 2nd


Subject: 1204-05-72 USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for weeks of November 25th and December 2nd

A little warm up this past week allowed surface paving to finish Friday evening.  Aggregate shoulder, guard rail, pavement marking and rumble strips remain to be completed over the next few weeks.  Contractors are working today and tomorrow on a few items. 

 For the week of November 25th, anticipated work includes:

 Eastbound Right/driving lanewill close from Pikes Peak to CTH ID for aggregate shoulder and installation of guard rail

  • All traffic lanes will be opened by noon on Wednesday for the Thanksgiving Holiday

 For the week of December 2nd, anticipated work includes:

  • Eastbound Right/driving lane will close from Pikes Peak to CTH ID for aggregate shoulder and installation of guard rail
  • Rumble strips will be installed in the westbound and eastbound direction. This is a moving operation and will be followed by slow moving crash vehicle. 

The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone in the eastbound direction

 For more information, please visit the project website:
https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for week of November 18th


The snow and cold weather continue to delay work on USH 18.  Contractors have changed the schedule around to perform aggregate shoulder and guard rail and wait for some warmer temperatures to finish paving. 

For the week of November 18th, anticipated work includes:

Work in the eastbound lanes will shift daily depending on the temperatures and what work can be performed:

  • Left/passing lane will close for asphalt paving operations, temporary pavement marking.  This is anticipated Monday through Thursday
  • All traffic lanes will be opened by noon on Friday

NOTE that disruption will occur at side roads and median crossovers/intersections during surface paving.  Traffic looking to cross may be restricted for 10-15 minutes until the roller has passed.

The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:
https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for week of November 11th


The snow and cold weather continue to delay work on USH 18.  Contractors have changed the schedule around to perform aggregate shoulder and guard rail and wait for some warmer temperatures to finish paving.

For the week of November 11th, anticipated work includes:

Work in the westbound lanes:

  • Punch list

Work in the eastbound lanes will shift daily depending on the temperatures and what work can be performed:

  • Right/driving lane will close for aggregate shoulder and guard rail installation
  • Left/passing lane will close for asphalt paving operations

NOTE that disruption will occur at side roads and median crossovers/intersections during surface paving.  Traffic looking to cross may be restricted for 10-15 minutes until the roller has passed.

The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:
https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


Weekly Construction Update for week of November 4th


The contractors are trying to get the remainder of the surface layer paved eastbound.  The weather hasn’t been cooperating, as I am sure you all have witnessed the snow!   

For the week of November 4th, anticipated work includes:

Work in the westbound lanes:

  • Punch list items

Work in the eastbound lanes will shift daily for paving, typically working from the west towards the east:

  • Right/driving lane anticipated to be closed Friday 11/1 and Saturday 11/2 to finish shoulder
  • Left/passing lane anticipated to be closed starting Monday
  • Guard rail and shoulder may begin

NOTE that disruption will occur at side roads and median crossovers/intersections during surface paving.  Traffic looking to cross may be restricted for 10-15 minutes until the roller has passed.

The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:
https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for week of October 28th


Contractors were successful in getting the first/binder layer of asphalt placed. They are currently working to place the second/surface layer.

For the week of October 28th, anticipated work includes:

Work in the westbound lanes:

  • Various lane closures for
    • shoulders
    • permanent pavement marking

Work in the eastbound lanes will shift daily for paving, typically working from the west towards the east:

  • Right/driving lane anticipated to be closed through Tuesday 10/28
  • CTH ID off and on ramp to be closed on Friday 10/25 for mainline surface
  • CTH ID off and on ramp to be closed on Tuesday 10/28 for surface
  • Left/passing lane anticipated to be closed Wednesday through Saturday for surface

NOTE that disruption will occur at side roads and median crossovers/intersections during surface paving.  Traffic looking to cross may be restricted for 10-15 minutes until the roller has passed.

The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:
https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for week of October 21st


Fall has definitely arrived, with cooler temperatures and fall colors!

For the week of October 21st, anticipated work includes:

Work in the westbound lanes:

  • Various lane closures for
    • shoulders
    • permanent pavement marking

 Work in the eastbound lanes will shift daily for paving, typically working from the west towards the east:

  • Right/driving lane anticipated to be closed Monday thru Saturday
  • Ridgevue on-ramp to be closed on Monday 10/21 for mainline surface
  • CTH ID off and on ramp to be closed on Tuesday 10/22 for mainline surface.
  • CTH ID off and on ramp to be closed on Friday 10/25 for ramp surfacing

 The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:
https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for week of October 14th


Eastbound asphalt paving has begun!

For the week of October 14th, anticipated work includes:

Work in the westbound lanes:

  • Left/passing lane closed for
    • Adjustment of guard rail
    • shoulders
    • permanent pavement marking

Work in the eastbound lanes will shift daily for paving, typically working from the west towards the east:

  • Left/passing lane anticipated to be closed on Monday and Tuesday
  • Right/driving lane anticipated to be closed Wednesday thru Saturday
  • CTH ID ramps to be closed on Wednesday

 The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:  https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/


USH 18/151 Iowa County – Weekly Construction Update for week of October 7th


The contractors are making their best efforts to keep progress despite the rain this week.

For the week of October 7th, anticipated work includes:

Work in the westbound lanes:

  • Right/driving lane closed for
    • removal and replacement of guard rail
    • shoulders
    • permanent pavement marking

Work in the eastbound lanes:

  • Right/driving closed for
    • Sawing
    • Base patching
    • NOTE:  Monday crews will start at 3am near CTH K, working to the east
    • Asphalt paving will begin later in the week

The speed limit is reduced to 55mph throughout the work zone both eastbound and westbound

For more information, please visit the project website:  https://projects.511wi.gov/us18151/