Last Updated: 10/05/2017

Project Description

Atwood Avenue will be reconstructed from Cottage Grove Rd to S. Fair Oaks Ave. The project includes new pavement, curb and gutter, sidewalk, intersection improvements, parking areas, street lighting, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, water main. In addition to the roadway improvements, the project will include an 8-10' wide multi-use pedestrian path that will extend the majority of the project limits adjacent to Atwood Avenue including a new pedestrian bridge crossing of the Starkweather Creek parallel to the roadway bridge. The project will update the bike and pedestrian network around Olbrich Park and the Botanical Gardens.

Project Limits
Atwood Avenue - Cottage Grove Road to South Fair Oaks Avenue

Project Schedule
Preliminary Design: 2016-2020
Construction: 2021

Public Meeting - October 4, 2017
The City held a public involvement meeting on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 6:30-8pm at Olbrich Botanical Gardens in the Atrium, 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI. The City presented the preliminary design, answered questions and gathered input. Information from the meeting can be found here:
Press Release
Preliminary Plans - Signal Alternative
Preliminary Plans - Roundabout Alternative