Buckeye Rd

Last Updated: 09/20/2019

Construction Update

The South Stoughton Road Service Road (West) at the intersection of Buckeye Road will be fully closed to all traffic between 7:00 a.m and 4:00 p.m., each day, from Tuesday, September 24 through Thursday, September 26 for storm sewer and concrete work. Each day at 4:00 p.m., the intersection will be open to allow southbound traffic on the service road from Buckeye Road only. Northbound traffic on the service road will remain closed at the Buckeye Road intersection at all times until approximately 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4.

Contractor continues to grade the street and place gravel from the west up to Shaffer.

Road is open to local traffic only.

Project Update

Capitol Underground Inc. is the contractor constructing the street. Construction will begin on Monday June 17, 2019 and be complete by November 15, 2019. Information regarding the 6/10/19 Public Meeting can be found below.

Project Limits

Monona Dr to Stoughton Rd

Project Schedule

Design 2015 – 2018
Construction 2019

Project Details

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:

Handout
Presentation
Plan Overview

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:

Handout
Presentation
Plans

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:

Handout
Presentation
Plans