Last Updated: 07/13/2021

Project Update

7/13/2021 Update:

The Aug. 5, 2021 virtual public information meeting has been delayed for the time being. More information will be posted and a new time and date will be posted on this project page when available.

Project Overview

This project involves the reconstruction of John Nolen Drive from North Shore Drive to Olin Ave, including replacement of the six bridges along the John Nolen Causeway, and partial replacement of the bridge wingwalls over Wingra Creek. The project also involves partial shoreline replacement along the John Nolen Causeway and bicycle-pedestrian improvements along the adjacent Capital City Trail. This project will be planned/designed in coordination with the on-going Law Park redevelopment.

Project Limits

John Nolen Drive: North Shore Drive to Olin Ave

Project Schedule

Preliminary Design: 2021-2023
Final Design: 2024-2025
Construction: 2026-2027

Public Involvement

There are a number of points of contact during this project where the public is encouraged to give feedback as part of public information meetings and public hearings. Dates, times and locations are indicated below:

Public Information Meetings

There will be multiple public information meetings and other ways to give input during this project. The first public information meeting will happen in the summer/fall of 2021.

City Process, Meetings

Common Council: Information will be posted when available.
Board of Public Works:  Information will be posted when available.