Construction Updates

Construction updateGetting to the Zoo is easy using our updated driving directions.

The ramp to southbound 45 is closed permanently. The ramp to Highway 45 southbound at Watertown Plank Road is now open. All on and off ramps at Highway 100 and I-94 are open.

January 30 - February 8, 2015

Friday (1/30)

  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day HWY 100 NB/SB and Theo Trecker Way EB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and National Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • There will be a full closure overnight US 45 SB at Watertown Plank Rd for girder setting.
  • A lane will be closed overnight I-94 WB west of 84th St for a barrier wall move.
  • Lanes will be closed overnight US 45 NB at Bluemound Rd for a barrier wall move.
  • The Zoo Int E-N system ramp will be closed overnight for a barrier wall move.

Saturday (1/31)

  • The Mitchell Blvd entrance ramp to I-94 WB reopens to traffic by 6am.
  • The I-94 EB exit ramp to Mitchell Blvd reopens to traffic by 6am.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.

Sunday (2/1)

  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.

Monday (2/2)

  • 84th St NB/SB from I-94 to Honey Creek Pkwy reopens to one lane each direction by 4am.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day HWY 100 NB/SB and Theo Trecker Way EB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and National Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day Beloit Rd NB/SB and Lincoln Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed overnight HWY 100 NB/SB over I-94 for inlet cleaning.
  • Lanes will be closed overnight I-94 EB at 92nd St for retaining wall construction.
  • The Zoo Int S-E system ramp will be closed overnight for retaining wall construction.

Tuesday (2/3)

  • There will be a long-term full closure 5am through mid-December 2015 92nd St NB/SB from Schlinger Ave to Dixon St for bridge reconstruction.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day HWY 100 NB/SB and Theo Trecker Way EB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and National Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day Beloit Rd NB/SB and Lincoln Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • Lanes will be closed overnight I-94 EB at 92nd St for retaining wall construction.
  • The Zoo Int S-E system ramp will be closed overnight for retaining wall construction.

Wednesday (2/4)

  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day HWY 100 NB/SB and Theo Trecker Way EB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and National Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day Beloit Rd NB/SB and Lincoln Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • Lanes will be closed overnight I-94 EB/WB at 92nd St for bridge demolition preparation.
  • The Zoo Int S-E system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition preparation.
  • The Zoo Int E-N system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition preparation.
  • There will be a 15 minute rolling full closure between 2am and 3am I-94 EB at 92nd St for bridge demolition preparation.
  • There will be a 15 minute rolling full closure between 2am and 3am Zoo Int N-E system ramp for bridge demolition preparation.
  • There will be a 15 minute rolling full closure between 3am and 4am I-94 WB at 92nd St for bridge demolition preparation.
  • There will be a 15 minute rolling full closure between 3am and 4am Zoo Int E-S system ramp for bridge demolition preparation.

Thursday (2/5)

  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day HWY 100 NB/SB and Theo Trecker Way EB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and National Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day Beloit Rd NB/SB and Lincoln Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 EB at Moorland Rd for bridge demolition and pavement marking.
  • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 WB at 68th St for bridge demolition.
  • The Zoo Int S-E system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition.
  • The Zoo Int N-E system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition.

Friday (2/6)

  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB at Schlinger Ave for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day HWY 100 NB/SB and Theo Trecker Way EB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 92nd St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and Greenfield Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day 84th St NB/SB and National Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • A lane will be closed during the day Beloit Rd NB/SB and Lincoln Ave EB/WB for electrical work.
  • Lanes will be closed overnight I-94 EB at 92nd St for bridge demolition.
  • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 WB at 68th St for bridge demolition.
  • The Zoo Int N-E system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition.

Saturday (2/7)

  • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 EB at Moorland Rd for bridge demolition and pavement marking.
  • There will be a full closure overnight I-94 WB at 68th St for bridge demolition.
  • The Zoo Int S-E system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition.
  • The Zoo Int N-E system ramp will be closed overnight for bridge demolition.

Sunday (2/8)

  • Only long-term lane closures in effect.

Long-Term Closures

  • There will be a full closure Mitchell Blvd entrance ramp to I-94 WB through 1/31 for the I-94 lane reduction.
  • There will be a full closure I-94 EB exit ramp to Mitchell Blvd through 1/31 for the I-94 lane reduction.
  • There will be a full closure 84th St NB/SB from I-94 to Honey Creek Pkwy through 2/2 for roadway reconstruction.
  • There will be a full closure I-94 WB exit ramp to 84th St through mid-May 2015 for ramp reconstruction.
  • There will be a full closure Bluemound Rd EB/WB from 95th St to 97th St through late May 2015 for roadway reconstruction.
  • There will be a full closure O'Connor St WB from 82nd St to 84th St through early June 2015 for roadway reconstruction.
  • There will be a full closure 84th St entrance ramp to I-94 WB through mid-June 2015 for ramp reconstruction.
  • There will be a permanent full closure US 45 SB exit ramp to Wisconsin Ave for ramp reconstruction (will reopen as US 45 SB exit ramp to Bluemound Rd in late August 2015).
  • There will be a full closure Adler St EB west of 84th St through late Fall 2015 for sanitary and water work (becomes one-way WB only).
  • There will be a full closure Chester St WB from 92nd St to Dixon St through late Fall 2015 for roadway construction (becomes one-way EB only).
  • A lane will be closed I-94 WB at 68th St through mid-December 2015 for roadway construction.
  • A lane will be closed 84th St NB/SB from I-94 to Honey Creek Pkwy through mid-December 2015 for roadway construction.
  • There will be a full closure 92nd St NB/SB from Schlinger Ave to Dixon St 2/3 through mid-December 2015 for bridge reconstruction.
  • There will be a permanent full closure Wisconsin Ave entrance ramp to US 45 NB for interchange reconstruction (will reopen as Bluemound Rd entrance ramp to US 45 NB in late November 2016).
  • There will be a full closure Schlinger Ave EB/WB under I-894/US 45 through Summer 2017 for project construction.
  • There will be a full closure US 45 NB exit ramp to Bluemound Rd through late November 2017 for ramp reconstruction.
  • There will be a permanent full closure Wisconsin Ave entrance ramp to US 45 SB for interchange reconstruction (will reopen as Bluemound Rd entrance ramp to US 45 SB in late November 2017).
  • Hank Aaron State Trail will be closed to pedestrians from 94th Pl to Oak Leaf Trail through late 2017 for project construction.

* Note that these closures are weather dependent and subject to change.

For more information on Zoo Interchange closures, visit the Wisconsin Department of Transportation website.

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