[Edited 9/11/12 1:11 PM to correct capital budget link.]
Here's what's up in and around District 19.
(Some) Road Construction Winding Up
With a lot of area streets under construction, getting around has been a bit of a
Remodeling of Fire Station 2 on Grand Canyon Drive is underway!
Thanks to the advocacy of many of you, the badly-needed refurbishment of Station 2 is in progress today rather than being postponed until next year.
The ramp from eastbound Old Middleton Road on to University Avenue will be closed for two weeks starting Monday, July 23. The detour is Whitney Way, however, I would recommend avoiding Old Middleton entirely if you can. I expect this closure to cause long backups during morning rush.
Hello everyone, I hope you are enjoying the cooler weather. He's an update on news and events in District 19.
University Avenue stage 3
The University Avenue construction project moves to stage 3 on Monday morning (7/9/12). During stage 3, eastbound traffic will use
At the end of 2011, the city more than doubled the size of tiny Merrill Springs Park, expanding the historic lakeshore gem from about 1/4 acre to a little more than half an acre. In addition to providing more breathing room, the acquisition preserved more than 50 feet of lakefront for public
Last week the Council okayed a liquor license renewal with a number of conditions for Little Manhattan on Odana Road.
Since opening in February, Little Manhattan, a karaoke and pool bar, has had several troubling incidents:
ATC is about to start construction of "Segment D" of their Rockdale-Middleton transmission line. Segment D runs from along the Beltline from Verona Road to Highway 14.
As I'm sure you've noticed, construction is well underway on the segments east of Verona Road.
The information below is from the Madison Water Utility.
For Immediate Release:
May 16, 2012
For More Information Contact:
Gail Gawenda, Water Utility PIO
Water Outage Tuesday Evening on West Side
I hear that the water service has been restored. If you still have no water and you can't reach the water utility emergency number (266-4665) please call me at 695-5709. Thanks again for your patience.