Last Updated: 11/11/2019
The road from Morningside to Stoughton Rd was only paved with temporary asphalt due to low temperatures and frozen gravel base. The contractor continues to work on terrace restoration that will be temporary for the winter. The contractor continues to work on retaining walls.
The permanent pavement surface and terrace restoration will be completed in the spring.
The road will be open to all traffic for the winter once temporary restoration and retaining walls are complete.
Road is currently open to local traffic only.
Capitol Underground Inc. is the contractor constructing the street. Construction will begin on Monday June 17, 2019 and be complete by Spring 2020. Information regarding the 6/10/19 Public Meeting can be found below.
Monona Dr to Stoughton Rd
Design 2015 – 2018
Buckeye Road will be reconstructed from Monona Drive to Stoughton Road. The project includes new asphalt pavement, on-street bike lanes in both directions will be added, parking lanes will be added in certain areas, spot replacement on sidewalk on the north side of street, sidewalk will be added to south side of street where it does not exist currently, curb ramp for accessing sidewalks will be improved, pedestrian activated flashing yellow lights on Buckeye Road along Frank Allis Elementary between Jerome Street and Davies Street will be added, pedestrian activated flashing yellow lights at the intersection of Buckeye Road, Maher Avenue will be added, street lighting will be added to the entire length of the project, new retaining walls will replace existing walls, sanitary sewer main will be replaced for entire length of project, existing water main from Spaanem Avenue to S. Stoughton Road will be replaced, and storm sewer will be added to entire length of street.
Public Information Meetings
June 10, 2019
The City held a pre-construction public information meeting on Monday, June 10, 2019 at Frank Allis Elementary, 4201 Buckeye Road, Madison, WI 53716. Information from the meeting can be found below:
May 31, 2017
The City held a 2nd Public Information Meeting on Wednesday May 31, 2017 at Frank Allis Elementary School, 4201 Buckeye Road, Madison, WI 53716. Information from the meeting can be found below:
April 25, 2016
The City held a public information meeting on this project on Monday April 25, 2016. The city presented the design, answered questions and gathered public input. Information from the meeting can be found below: