ULTIMATE INTERSTATES

EAU CLAIRE METRO



GENERAL INFORMATION & MAP

The map below shows recommended ultimate interstates that travel through the Eau Claire region. Solid Blue Lines indicate primary options for ultimate interstate corridors. Dotted blue lines indicate optional alignments and corridors. Thick red lined indicate existing interstate routes. thin red lines are existing freeways. This map shows the western end of ultimate interstate 96 as well as the southern end of ultimate interstate 594.

Ultimate Interstate 594 - Rice Lake Spur
Description Ultimate interstate 594 would serve as a bypass and spur following the existing US-53 freeway from I-94 northward to ultimate interstate 96 near Chippewa Falls. This route is given an od number because it can exist as a spur continuing northward as shown below and on the Great Lakes region map. This route continues north to STH-48 near Rice Lake.
Purpose and Need Designates the already existing freeway route as I-594.