Last Updated: 09/15/2017

UPDATE: A Public Information Meeting has been scheduled for October 4, 2017. Please see details below.

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
The City will hold 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. A brief presentation will be provided at 7:00PM. The City will present the preliminary design, answer questions and gather input. This will be an opportunity for the public to offer comments and feedback that will help shape the future of the Atwood Avenue corridor. Information about the project can be found in the press release: Press Release