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Road construction in Wausau areaSubmitted: 03/24/2014
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WAUSAU - Drivers heading through Wausau and Rib Mountain will see some road construction.

Crews will be doing concrete repair work starting today.

A single lane may be closed on both northbound and southbound US 51 between Bridge Street and Fox Glove Road.

Work should be wrapped up by the end of the day on Friday, April 4th.

The schedule could change depending on how the weather is.

Drivers are asked to be careful in the construction zone.


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