Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

New Butte des Morts bridge in Oshkosh opens to traffic

3:27 PM, Jun. 12, 2013
Lake Butte des Morts Bridge Opens at Last
Lake Butte des Morts Bridge Opens at Last: The Lake Butte des Morts bridge opened Tuesday, ending a long wait for drivers in Winnebago County.
  • Filed Under

A celebration on U.S. Highway 41 marked the opening Tuesday of the the Lake Butte des Morts bridge and the near-end of a five-year headache for drivers who use it.

All eight lanes of the bridge won't be open until July, but the ceremony marked a milestone in the construction of the US 41 Project in Winnebago County, which has been underway since 2009 and will be completed in 2014 - on time and on budget, said Wisconsin Department of Transportation Northeast Region Director Will Dorsey.

"We're very happy to say that the barrels that you see now up and down 41, a lot of those have been removed and will ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
572 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
22%
850 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1011 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1268 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports