Verona Road (US 18/151) Project

Fitchburg and Madison, Dane County

Final construction season underway

Posted: March 25, 2020

The final construction season is underway for the multi-year Verona Road (US 18/151) Project in Fitchburg. With most work completed and open to traffic on Verona Road, this year’s focus will involve County PD/McKee Road between Fitchrona Road and Commerce Park Drive.

What you need to know:

  • Temporary traffic signals are currently being installed at the County PD and Commerce Park Drive intersection.
  • Starting tomorrow (March 26), street lighting will be removed within these limits to accommodate future traffic staging.
  • Utility relocations are also ongoing along McKee Road.
  • Construction on County PD will be divided into four stages.
  • During this work, two lanes will remain open each way on McKee Road besides off-peak lane closures between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Permanent restrictions are expected to begin in May at the County PD, Nesbitt Road and Kapec Road intersection.
  • Weekly construction updates for the project will start on Friday, April 3.

Contact Verona Road Project staff with any questions regarding this project. Stay involved and informed with the project website and project Facebook pageFacebook