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Gregory St, Cross St, Copeland St, and Western Ave Reconstruction

Last Updated: 04/08/2020

Project Update

This project has been bid and the contract has been awarded to Capitol Underground, Inc.  The City is currently working with the Contractor to determine an appropriate start date for the work.

Project Description

The proposed project is a street reconstruction that will include replacement of existing pavement, replacement and construction of curb and gutter, sidewalk, and driveway aprons. The existing sanitary sewer mains, sanitary sewer laterals, and water mains will be replaced and upgraded with the project. Storm sewer will be installed where there are no existing storm sewer systems. Construction of new sidewalk will occur on the south side of Gregory Street from Glenway Street to Western Avenue, on the east side of Western Avenue from Gregory Street to Cross Street and on the south side of Cross Street from Western Avenue to Gilmore Street.

Project Limits

Gregory Street - Glenway St to Baltzel St
Cross Street - Copeland St to Gilmore St
Copeland Street - Gregory St to Monroe St
Western Avenue - Gregory St to Monroe St

Project Schedule

Construction is anticipated to begin in late April 2020 and continue until early October 2020.

Public Information Meeting

A Public Information Meeting was held on January 8, 2020 at Wingra School. A copy of the presentation can be found below:
PIM Presentation
Plan Overview

The City of Madison Board of Public Works held a Public Hearing on Wednesday 1/22/2020 in regards to the reconstruction project. At the meeting it was determined that the proposed sidewalk on the south side of Gregory Street from Glenway to Western and on the east side of Western Avenue from Gregory to Cross shall be removed from the improvement plans. The remaining proposed improvements shall remain as discussed by City Engineering staff.

A public hearing before the City of Madison Common Council was held on 2/4/2020 in which the reconstruction project Plans, Specifications, and Schedule of Assessments were approved.

The schedule of assessments were updated to reflect the removal of the proposed sidewalk from the improvement plans. The updated assessments can be seen at Enter 59136 on the search bar to find this project.