Anticipated work schedule for next week: July 25, 2014 to July 31, 2014
- Nickles Electric will continue installing underground facilities for street lighting and traffic signals.
- R.G. Huston will complete roadway grading between Butler and Blount Street, and also grade the median of E. Johnson Street at the Baldwin Street intersection. Pipe crews will continue to install sanitary sewer, water main, and storm sewer between Paterson Street and Few Street. Crews will also complete underground pipe work at the Baldwin Street intersection.
- JW Schultz will continue to place new sidewalk and curb and gutter between Butler Street and Paterson Street on the south side of E. Johnson. Crews will also place new curbs in the median at the Baldwin Street intersection.
- Private utility contractors for MG&E will continue to install underground facilities for private utilities between Hancock and Blount Streets on the south side of E. Johnson Street.
Stage 2c,d: Construct sanitary sewer, storm sewer, and water main in median areas of the Baldwin Street intersection, in addition to roadway work.
Stage 2a,b,c,d: Construct south side of E. Johnson Street, including water main, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, electrical work, and roadway items.
East Johnson Street traffic will remain reduced to one lane through the entire project. E. Gorham Street will remain reduced to one lane through the N. Baldwin St. intersection. N. Hamilton Street will remain reduced to one way (SB) only traffic between E. Johnson Street and Webster Street.
Planned Intersection Closures:
N. Butler Street south of E. Johnson Street (long term closure)
N. Franklin Street south of E. Johnson Street (Tuesday, July 29)
N. Blair Street south of E. Johnson Street (Friday, July 25)
N. Blount Street south of E. Johnson Street (Monday, July 28)
N. Livingston Street south of E. Johnson Street (long term closure)
N. Baldwin Street south of E. Johnson Street is now open to Johnson Street, but remains closed to cross traffic.
Project Completion Date: May 30, 2015
Interim Completion Date Stage 2: August 8, 2014
Interim Completion Date Stage 5: November 2, 2014
In order to keep businesses informed during the construction project, meetings will be held bi-weekly throughout the construction project. The dates and locations for the bi-weekly meetings have yet to be determined and notices will be sent when that information is available. The meeting dates and locations and additional information regarding the project will also be posted on the City of Madison website. Updates regarding construction will be posted throughout the construction season. The link to the project website is: http://www.cityofmadison.com/engineering/EJohnson/.