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Public meeting June 26 to discuss US 8/HWY 47 intersection in RhinelanderSubmitted: 06/20/2018
RHINELANDER - People can learn more about the construction plans for the US 8/HWY 47 intersection in Rhinelander at public meeting next week. 

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will be holding a meeting June 26 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Rhinelander City Hall. 


There will be a short presentation starting at 5:30 p.m. This will include a section on how to drive a roundabout. 

In a press release, the DOT said the construction is meant to fix pavement and safety issues at that intersection. A roundabout was selected as the best solution to address those issues. 

Construction is currently scheduled for 2019. 

The DOT will also be going over alternative routes during construction at the meeting. 

More information about the project can be found on the 


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