Fordem Ave.

Last Updated: 08/17/2017

Fordem Avenue Resurfacing Assessment District - 2016

WEELY UPDATE
Fordem Avenue (E. Johnson St – Sherman Ave):  Project is complete
 
Fordem Avenue is closed to southbound traffic. Traffic on Fordem Avenue will be allowed in the northbound direction only. Southbound traffic is encouraged to use Commercial Avenue to Packers Avenue to avoid the closure.
 
Metro Transit service on Fordem Avenue will continue for northbound stops only.
 
The estimated completion date for the project is September 30th.

Traffic Change - Fordem Ave – One Way Northbound
 
Beginning Monday, August 15th at 8:30 a.m., Fordem Avenue will be closed to southbound traffic. Traffic on Fordem Avenue will be allowed in the northbound direction only. Southbound traffic is encouraged to use Commercial Avenue to Packers Avenue to avoid the closure. Metro service on Fordem Avenue will continue for northbound stops only. The estimated completion date for the project is September 30th .
 
Mark Winter, City Traffic Engineering, 608-266-6543, mwinter@cityofmadison.com

 
Project Details
 
The proposed project will include the replacement of the asphalt pavement and public utilities on Fordem Avenue from East Johnson Street to Sherman Avenue.  The sanitary sewer, water main and storm sewer systems will be replaced as well as the asphalt pavement.  Concrete sidewalk, curb and gutter and drive aprons will be replaced on an as needed basis. 

Construction Progress Meetings

The City hosts construction progress meetings with the businesses, residents & contractor.  The scheduled meetings located at Webcrafters Inc., Downstairs Meeting Room (2107 Fordem Ave) are at 10:00 AM on June 23, July 7, July 21, Aug 4, Aug 18, Sep 1 & 15.

Schedule

The project is proposed to begin in June of 2016 and take approximately five months to complete.

Plan

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