Portion of WIS
50 in Walworth County to close for bridge work
Overnight closure required to set girders
May 28, 2015
On Tuesday, June 2 from 7 p.m. to
6 a.m., the Wisconsin Department of
Transportation (WisDOT) is scheduled to close
WIS 50 under US 12, in Walworth County. The
closure will be from approximately Edwards
Blvd., to Grand Geneva Way.
This closure is necessary to set girders on the
US 12 bridge. Safety to the traveling public is
of the utmost priority. The safest way to
complete this work is to close the highway
underneath. WisDOT has chosen off-peak travel
hours to minimize impacts to the traveling
Westbound WIS 50 traffic will be detoured north
on US 12 to the WIS 120 interchange, then back
south on US 12 to exit at WIS 50 westbound.
Eastbound WIS 50 traffic will
• Go north on Edwards Blvd., continuing west as
it turns into Sheridan Springs Road.
• Continue west on Sheridan Springs Road to
County H (Interchange North Road).
• Go northeast on County H/WIS 120 to WIS 36
• Go east on WIS 36 to WIS 83
• Go south on WIS 83 to connect to WIS 50