Green Bay’s Ray Nitschke Memorial Bridge to Close for Annual Spring Cleaning

Posted on 4-20-2023

The Green Bay Public Works Department has announced the temporary closure of the Ray Nitschke Memorial Bridge crossing the Fox River for annual spring-cleaning activities.

Date: Friday, April 21st, 2023

Traffic Impacts

Ray Nitschke Memorial Bridge (Dousman Street and Main Street over the Fox River)

Closed East of the Fox River on Main Street at North Washington Street.
Closed West of the Fox River on Dousman Street at North Broadway.

Close & Re-Open Schedule

Closes 3:30am
Re-Opens 2:00pm


North Broadway, East Walnut Street, and North Monroe Avenue

Access to residences and businesses will be maintained. All closures, detours, and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change. Motorists should anticipate backups, use caution while driving through the work zone, and are encouraged to find alternate routes.

City of Green Bay

Green Bay is a vibrant city located in the northeastern part of Wisconsin, situated on the beautiful shores of the Fox River and Green Bay. Our city is known for its rich history and strong community spirit.

The city of Green Bay was founded in 1834 and has since grown into a thriving urban center with a population of over 100,000 residents. We are home to numerous attractions, including the iconic Lambeau Field, which is the home stadium of the Green Bay Packers, and the National Railroad Museum, which showcases the history of the railroad industry.

Our city is also known for its outstanding parks and outdoor recreation opportunities, with over 50 parks and green spaces throughout the city, including the scenic Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary and the beautiful Fox River Trail.

At the city of Green Bay, we are committed to providing excellent services to our residents, businesses, and visitors. We work hard to maintain a safe and welcoming community, and we strive to promote economic growth and prosperity.