Verona Road (US 18/151) Project

Fitchburg and Madison, Dane County

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Weekly Construction Update: July 6-10

Posted: July 2, 2020

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All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change.

Access remains open to area businesses and neighborhoods in the project area. Please continue to patronize the area businesses!

County PD (McKee Road), between Fitchrona Road and Commerce Park Drive

  • Two lanes are OPEN on westbound and eastbound McKee Road within the project limits.
    • Be alert for crews and equipment near the travel lanes.
  • Open turn movements at the Nesbitt Road/Kapec Road intersection.
  • TRAFFIC ALERT: Starting 6 a.m. Monday (July 6), Kapec Road at County PD will be CLOSED for two weeks.
    • Alternate local routes will be required such as the Fitchrona Road intersection.
  • Left turn CLOSED from westbound County PD to Hardrock Road.
    • Right turns are OPEN to and from eastbound County PD at Hardrock Road.
  • All turning movements are OPEN at the McKee Road intersections with Fitchrona Road and Commerce Park Drive.
  • Read about the County PD work operations.
    • View the County PD construction staging map.
    • Westbound County PD traffic now located in the median area and eastbound County PD traffic using the new eastbound lanes.
    • Grading/aggregates/storm sewer/electrical work to continue for the new westbound traffic lanes of County PD.
    • Starting 6 a.m. Monday (July 6), Kapec Road at County PD will be CLOSED for two weeks. Alternate local routes will be required, such as the Fitchrona Road intersection.
    • Grading/storm sewer/concrete items this week at the Kapec Road intersection with County PD.

Plan Ahead: Two week look-ahead for July 13-17

  • Read about the County PD construction activities for the week of July 13-17.
    • Grading/aggregates/storm sewer/electrical work to continue for the new westbound traffic lanes of County PD until mid-August.
    • Kapec Road at County PD is CLOSED until the end of this week. Alternate local routes will be required.
    • Grading/storm sewer/concrete items and asphalt paving this week at the Kapec Road intersection with County PD.
    • Restoration/sod work along the entrance/exit ramp retaining walls this week at the Verona Road and County PD interchange.