Last Updated: 01/27/2023

Project Update

10/19/2022 Update:
This project page has been created.
The City is working on the preliminary design, assessment mailing, and preparing documents for the Board of Public Works meeting on Nov. 2, 2022.

Project Overview

The City is planning to reconstruction Ohmeda Drive off Femrite Drive on the east side of Madison in 2023. The City plans to install sanitary sewer, water main, storm sewer, culverts, stormwater facilities, asphalt, curb and gutter, sidewalk, driveway aprons, street lighting, pavement marking, and signing along Ohmeda Drive. The City is also planning to install sidewalk and driveway along the north side of Femrite Drive between Interstate 39 and 90 and Ohmeda Drive to accommodate the redevelopment currently in construction. Ohmeda Drive construction is anticipated to begin in spring of 2023 and be completed by mid-summer 2023.

Exhibit for proposed layout of Ohmeda Drive
Fact and details sheet
Proposed Assessments

Project Limits

Ohmeda Drive – Femrite Drive to 1,800 feet north, ending at a new cul-de-sac

Project Schedule

Design: Fall 2022
Bids Advertised: Winter 2022
Construction Phase: Spring/Summer 2023

Public Involvement

The City is meeting with each property owner along the project to discuss the project scope and answer questions. The public is encouraged to attend any of the meeting dates to give feedback for City staff:

Public Information Meetings

More information will be shared when available.

City Process, Public Hearings

Board of Public Works: November 2, 2022
Common Council: November 22, 2022


Board of Public Works Notice Mailing (includes proposed assessments and fact sheet)
Common Council:  Public Hearing Notice
Board of Public Works:  Notice of public hearing on revised assessments  (Feb. 8, 2023)