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Ramp Closure At I-94, Highway N Interchange

Ramp Closure At I-94, Highway N Interchange

The on-ramp from Highway N to I-94 eastbound will be closed starting at 6 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25 until 6 a.m. Sept. 1 due to ramp reconstruction, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. 

A signed detour route will utilize Highway N, Highway BB and Highway 73 to I-94 eastbound.

Motorists are reminded to slow down and pay attention while in work zones.

Beltline Lane Closures Scheduled On Thursday

Beltline Lane Closures Scheduled On Thursday

A moving single-lane closure on the eastbound Beltline from the Fish Hatchery Road interchange to I-39/90 will start Thursday, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. due to emergency maintenance work, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

A moving single-lane closure on the westbound Beltline from I-39/90 to the Fish Hatchery Road interchange will start on Thursday, Aug. 18 from 12 until 3 p.m. due to emergency maintenance work.

Motorists should be vigilant for crews working in the area.

Eastbound Beltline Lane Closure On Wednesday

Eastbound Beltline Lane Closure On Wednesday

The eastbound Beltline between South Towne Drive and Monona Drive will have a single lane closure on Wednesday, July 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.  

Motorists are advised of crews working in the area and potential traffic slowdowns.

Sycamore Avenue Construction To Begin Monday

Sycamore Avenue Construction To Begin Monday

Sycamore Avenue from Mendota Street to Walsh Road will be under construction from Monday, June 13 to August 13.

The road will be closed to through traffic. The project incudes new curb, gutter and storm sewer. It will also replace the water main and asphalt pavement.

Additional information on the project can be found at: http://www.cityofmadison.com/business/PW/contracts/index.cfm.

High Temperatures Lead To Buckling On Beltline

High Temperatures Lead To Buckling On Beltline

Traffic will be closed in two lanes on the Beltline at South Towne Drive due to road buckling, according to the Dane County Sheriff's Department.

Officials said high temperatures on Tuesday, caused buckling at about 5:20 p.m.

The County Highway Department crews are working to fix several areas of the road, officials said. Motorists should expect delays or should find alternate routes.

The lane closures are expected to last about an hour, officials said.

Public Meeting Set For East Washington Ave. Improvements

 

A public information meeting has been set for June 28 to discuss the improvements of US 151 (East Washington Avenue) between Thierer Road and East Springs Drive in Madison.

The meeting will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's Southwest Region Office at 2101 Wright Street in Madison.

The proposed project will resurface US 151 (East Washington Avenue). In addition to general project information, traffic impacts during construction will be discussed. Construction is scheduled for 2012.

The public is invited to attend the meeting, provide input and ask questions concerning this project. WisDOT and city of Madison representatives will be present to answer questions.

Police Block Traffic After Object Found Taped To Stop Sign

Police Block Traffic After Object Found Taped To Stop Sign

The Madison Police Department was diverting some traffic in the Cottage Grove Road Tuesday afternoon after a passer-by discovered an object taped to a stop sign, according to the Madison Police Department.

Police said the southbound Stoughton Road ramp to Cottage Grove Road is blocked. Eastbound lanes of Cottage Grove Road are being diverted onto southbound Stoughton Road; westbound lanes of Cottage Grove Road are being diverted onto northbound Stoughton Road and a bike path is being blocked at Cottage Grove Road.

The object is on a bike path stop sign, and it was a bicyclist who noticed it and called 911, police said.

Road closures are being made as a precaution while an assessment of the object can be made, police said.