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Alder Arvina Martin

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Council Vice President

Alder Arvina Martin,
Council Vice President

Contact Information

Home Address:

4901 Waukesha Street
Madison , WI 53705

Council Office

Common Council Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Room 417
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4071
Fax: (608) 267-8669
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Alder Martin’s Blog

Ironman Street Closures

September 5, 2019 4:45 PM

If you travel around town this weekend, please be aware that there will be various street closures throughout the area:

Several streets in and around downtown will be closed for the Ironman Triathlon on Sunday, September 8.   The race consists of swimming in Lake Monona, bicycling in Dane County, and running in the downtown/campus area.  The race starts at 6:40 a.m. and lasts until approximately midnight.  Police will maintain local access across the route only when possible during gaps in the runners/bicyclists.  Thru traffic driving across the route will not be permitted. 

Swim Route Closures:
There are no street closures for the swim route.

Bicycle Route Closures:
Closures for the bicycling portion last from about 7:30 a.m. until about 5:30 p.m.  The following closures will be in place within the city limits:

Right lane of northbound John Nolen Drive from E Lakeside St to Monona Terrace
East Lakeside Street east of John Nolen Drive
Olin-Turville Court
East Rusk Avenue from Alliant Energy Center driveway to Rimrock Road.
Rimrock Road ramps to/from Beltline Highway
Badger Road west of Rimrock Road

Run Route Closures:
Road closures for the run portion last from approximately noon until midnight.  See downtown map for closures: PDF 

Course maps on the Ironman Wisconsin website: 

Metro Transit detours:


Tom Mohr, City Traffic Engineering 608-267-8725

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