The Wisconsin Department of Transportation Northwest Regional Office announced that a public hearing has been scheduled to discuss the US Highway 8 study. The purpose of this study is to identify the preferred route for a future four-lane US Highway 8 from 15th Street to the Hay River in Polk and Barron Counties.
This public information meeting will be held September 28th at Turtle Lake High School from 5-7 pm. At 5:30, there will be a brief presentation. Members of the public are encouraged to attend this meeting to provide input and ask questions about the study.
For those who are unable to attend this meeting, they can call 715-838-8391 for more information. More public information meetings will be held as the project progresses.