Traffic switch coming to I-90 interchange - WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and Sports |

Traffic switch coming to I-90 interchange


DRESBACH, Minnesota (WXOW) – Motorists will encounter new traffic patterns on Interstate 90 on the Wisconsin side of the Dresbach Bridge, beginning Tuesday (06/25), according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Both directions of traffic were previously routed on one eastbound and one westbound lane. The new traffic pattern will route motorists on both westbound lanes. The same traffic switch will occur on the Minnesota side of the Dresbach Bridge beginning Thursday (06/27), weather permitting. 

This $187.5 million project is a cooperative effort between the Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of Transportation and will continue through 2016. The project includes constructing a new I-90 crossing over the Mississippi River and reconstructing the Highway 61/14 and I-90 interchange.  

The new I-90 river crossing will meet current structural and geometric standards, and the new interchange will improve traffic safety, capacity and access on and between Highway 61/14 and I-90.  

Learn more about the Dresbach Bridge project, or the Mississippi River Trail detour. 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WXOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Theresa Wopat at 507-895-9969. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at