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District 16

Alder Michael J. Tierney

Alder Michael J. Tierney

Alder Michael J. Tierney

Contact Information

Home Address:

4534 Secret Garden Dr
McFarland , WI 53558

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 Tierney’s Updates

Cottage Grove - Hwy 51 Bridge Update.

April 3, 2015 10:14 AM

Construction Update for southbound USH 51 (Stoughton Road) bridge replacement and Cottage Grove Road project


Work on USH 51:

Monday April 6, for approximately 1 week, single lane closures will be used for median lane widening.  The lane closures will be during Off-Peak travel hours, as defined below.

Off-Peak Travel Hours 

12:00 AM-7:00 AM, 9:00AM- 3:30PM, 6:00 PM - 12:00AM Monday through Friday

12:00 AM - 10:00 AM, 6:00 PM Saturday

12:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 5:00 PM- 12:00 AM Sunday

Monday April 13, USH 51 south bound exit to Cottage Grove Road and the USH 51 south bound entrance ramp from Cottage Grove Road will be closed.  The ramps will be closed for reconstruction of the ramps and construction of the ramp bridge until October 1, 2015.  There will be a posted detour, following is a description for the detour.  Please see attached file for a map of the detour routes.

USH 51 south to Cottage Grove Road:  Exit Milwaukee Street, travel east on Milwaukee Street, turn and travel south on Stoughton Road Service Road, turn and travel south on Atlas Avenue to Cottage Grove Road.

Cottage Grove Road to USH 51 south: Travel west on Cottage Grove Road, turn and travel south on Monona Drive, turn and travel southeast on Buckeye Road to USH 51.


Work on Cottage Grove Road

Monday April 6, for approximately 1 week, the median lanes will be closed in both directions to construct temporary pavement.

Monday April 13, there will be a traffic pattern change.  There will be 1 lane in each direction, all traffic will be on the north side of Cottage Grove Road.  Traffic is switched to the westbound lanes in order to construct new sanitary sewer, storm sewer and pavement for the eastbound lanes.  This stage should be complete mid June.


Chad Raschein

CGC, Inc.

2921 Perry Street

Madison, WI 53713



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