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DOT schedules work at U.S. Hwy. 51/State Hwy. 70 in Arbor Vitae

August 20, 2019

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has scheduled work at the intersection of U.S. Highway 51 and State Highway 70 in Arbor Vitae.

According to a DOT press release, the Vilas County highway department will be replacing pavement on the northbound lane of Hwy. 51 and westbound land of Hwy. 70 between midnight tonight, Aug. 20, and noon tomorrow, Aug. 21, at the intersection. 

Tegan Griffith, a spokesperson with the DOT, said motorists traveling overnight and into the early morning can expect flagging operations.

The tentative rain date for this work Aug. 21.

Griffith said people who’d like more information regarding traffic impacts, transportation news and improvement project updates in Wisconsin’s North Central region may receive the information on Twitter by following @WisDOTnorthcent, visiting the DOT’s northcentral region’s 511 website, http://projects.511wi.gov/

region/north-central/ or visiting http://www.511wi.gov for traffic information, including closures. 

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