U.S. 51 http://wxpr.org en DOT Schedules U.S. 51 Meeting for Woodruff-AV http://wxpr.org/post/dot-schedules-us-51-meeting-woodruff-av <p><font size="2">&nbsp;&nbsp;</font></p><p></p><p><font face="Times New Roman">The Department of Transportation is holding a public meeting later this month to look at construction of U.S. 51 in Woodruff and Arbor Vitae.</font></p><p><font face="Times New Roman">While work in Minocqua happened last year, Woodruff and Arbor Vitae officials have questioned the D.O.T. plans.</font></p><p><font face="Times New Roman">DOT spokesperson Kristin McHugh says they want to talk about the current and future needs of the federal route...</font></p><p><font face="Times New Roman"><i><u> </u></i></font></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 22:57:54 +0000 Ken Krall 14329 at http://wxpr.org DOT Schedules U.S. 51 Meeting for Woodruff-AV Crash Detours Traffic On U.S. 51 In Vilas County http://wxpr.org/post/crash-detours-traffic-us-51-vilas-county <p>A semi-tractor trailer crash on U.S. 51 this morning is forcing the re-routing of traffic in Vilas county.</p><p>Sheriff Joe Fath says U.S. 51 will be closed at the Spider Lake bridge after the mishap. He says power lines are across the road. The power company is at the accident scene making repairs. Fath expected traffic to be detoured into the early afternoon.</p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:07:09 +0000 Ken Krall 9628 at http://wxpr.org Meeting set for U.S. 51 Reconstruction in Hazelhurst, Cassian http://wxpr.org/post/meeting-set-us-51-reconstruction-hazelhurst-cassian <p>The DOT has set a public hearing date for later this month to take comment on the proposed reconstruction of U.S. 51 in Hazelhurst and Cassian.</p><p>Minocqua's portion of the road work is being done this year. Hazelhurst to the south of Minocqua and Woodruff to the north have both challenged the DOT concerning plans in those towns, as has Arbor Vitae in Vilas county.</p><p>DOT Project Leader Forrest Van Asten says the meeting will give the state input...<i><u> </u></i></p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 21:05:38 +0000 Ken Krall 6486 at http://wxpr.org Meeting set for U.S. 51 Reconstruction in Hazelhurst, Cassian