Road Project Plan


Town of Port Edwards-Road Plan

2016

  • Rebuild 1-mile of Kimball Avenue between Lynn Hill Road & Creamery Road. Estimated cost is $98K. Used $21K of TRIP grant money. Included pulverizing, 2” inch overlay, and 3” of additional gravel base, 22’ wide.
  • Plank Hill Lane- 300’ road patch. Estimated cost $4K.

2017

  • Pulverize existing asphalt & overlay with 2” of asphalt for .4 miles of South Green Grove Lane. Estimated cost of $47,800.00.
  • 2” overlay on .2 miles of Green Briar Court. Estimated cost of $17,300.00.

2018

  • Rebuild 1.1 miles of Wilhorn Road from Nekoosa City Limits to HWY G. Estimated cost is $143,614.72-TRIP Grant of $20,400.03=$123,214.69.
  • Includes pulverizing, 1.5” overlay, additional gravel & widening of road. Town of Port Edwards awarded a Wood County-TRIP grant of $20,400.03.


2019

  • Rebuild Lynn Hill Road from County AA to County Road G. (approximately 3.5 miles) Project to include grinding, additional gravel, & widening of road to 24’. Estimated cost is $585K, to be paid by combination of a generous grant from the Ho Chunk Nation & State of WI-TRID Road grant. Town of Port Edwards to borrow money to cover cost of project until grant monies are reimbursed. 
  • Wilhorn Road-Hwy G to Kimball Avenue. Pulverize, add 3” road base, & 1.5” asphalt overlay. Estimated cost=$93K. (5,344 feet)
  • Replace bridge on Creamery Road. Convert to bottomless culvert, 12’ arch.  Apply for Wood County 50/50 bridge replacement program. Estimated cost of $25K-$30K before Wood County 50/50 potential grant.

2020     Town Board needs to choose from the following projects:

  • Plank Hill Lane (1.25 miles, grind, base, overlay. Estimate is $125K)
  • Nessa Lane (1.00 miles, grind, base, overlay. Estimate is $100K)
  • Creamery Road (Hwy G-County JJ-2.00 miles, grind, base, overlay. Estimate is $200K. Looking @ possibly partnering with the Ho Chunk Nation.
  • Kimball Avenue (Lynn Hill to County HWY G-1.00-mile, grind, base, overlay. Estimate is $100K.
  • Swiggum Lane (County HWY G-West to Green Grove-grind, base, overlay. (Need estimate.)
  • Swanson (grind, base, overlay. (Need Estimate)
  • Gruenwald Lane (grind, base, overlay. (Need estimate)


Preventative Maintenance Projects

  • Kimball Avenue (Creamery to AA)
  • County Line Road (1.0 mile)
  • South Section Street (.25 mile)
  • Griffin Lane (.50 mile)
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