Public Information Meeting – Old Cty K & Little Sand Bay Roads





The Town of Russell in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Northwest Region is conducting a Public Involvement Meeting regarding improvements to Little Sand Bay Road and Old County Kin the Town of Russell. The proposed improvements involve the resurfacing of Little Sand Bay Road and Old County K along with shoulder widening. The improvements are proposed on Little Sand Bay Road from Old County K to the north termini at the Little Sand Bay Campground . Improvements are also proposed on Old County K from Little Sand Bay Road to approximately 2,500 feet south of the Emil Road/ Old County K intersection. Construction is currently programmed to occur during the summer of 2020 and would also include other incidental construction activities including culvert repairs, pavement marking, signing and beam guard installations.


 You are invited to attend the meeting scheduled for:

5-6 p.m. October 22, 2019 – Community Center – 32500 Old County K

Presentation at 5:30 p.m.



The purpose of the meeting is to provide information about the project and obtain input to assist in the development of the design and final plans. Maps of the project area will be on display with township and design staff on hand to answer questions, and take written and verbal comments.


If you have any questions about the project please contact either:


Dave Good

Town of Russell Clerk (715) 7793284



                       Vance Powers, PE

                        SEH Consultant Project Manager (715) 861-1945

                               [email protected].com

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Justice of Wisconsin Supreme Court

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Court of Appeals Judge District 3

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Road Weight Limits

The Town of Russell hereby notifies that on March 22, 2019 at 12:01 a.m., all roads within the Town of Russell will be posted for weight restrictions.  The maximum weight of any vehicle will be 5 tons gross weight per axle.  This weight restriction will remain in effect until May 15, 2019 at 12:01 a.m.  Exemptions will be emergency vehicles, waste haulers, heating fuel deliveries, and farm machinery or any others that receive Town Board approval.