ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS: ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS   TOWN OF DELAVAN, WISCONSIN   Time and Place of Opening Bids. Sealed proposals for the February 21-23, 2023 Ice Storm Tree & Brush removal project for the Town of Delavan, Walworth County, Wisconsin, will be received at the Town Hall, 5621 Town Hall Road, Delavan, Wisconsin 53115, Attention: John Olson, Administrator until 1:00 PM, March 23, 2023.  The bids will be publicly opened and read at that time. Description of Work. Tree and Brush removal from all public property and public road right-of-ways throughout the Town of Delavan.  The project must be substantially completed by May 1, 2023. Information for Bidders: Please contact Tom Thiele, Public Works, at 262-728-6411 with specific questions and comments for clarification and expectations of this project. Rejection of Bids. The Board of Supervisors reserves the right to reject any or all Bids and to waive technicalities.  Unless the Bids are rejected for good cause, award of contract shall be made to the lowest responsible and responsive Bidder.   Dated at Delavan, Wisconsin this 16th day of March, 2023.   Michele Starin, Clerk   END OF ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS


Hwy 12 Construction To Begin

Work to rebuild about nine miles of Highway 12 between Highway 67 in Elkhorn and Highway 50 in Lake Geneva is set to begin this month, according to the Walworth County Public Works Department.


The work will include repaving the road surface, structure rehabilitation on several bridges and culverts, new guardrails and signing and pavement marking upgrades.


The scheduled completion date is in fall 2023. Anyone with questions about the project should contact project engineer Jon Olinger from R.H. Batterman at 262-723-7133 or [email protected] or state Department of Transportation Project Manager Amy Taetsch at 414-750-4708 or [email protected].

Project Overview

Beginning March 2022, US Highway 12 is scheduled for construction for WIS 50 to WIS 67, with a scheduled completion of Fall 2023.  Work will be done under single lane closures as well as bi-directional traffic utilizing a crossover.  The project will include:

  • Mill and Asphalt Overlay of existing pavement surface within the project limits
  • Structure rehabilitation at several bridges and culverts
  • New Guardail within the corridor
  • Signing and pavement marking upgrades within project limits