Verona Road (US 18/151) Project

Fitchburg and Madison, Dane County

Weekly Construction Update: Oct. 23-28

Posted: Oct. 20, 2017

All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change. Access remains open to area businesses and neighborhoods in the Verona Road work zone. Please continue to patronize them!

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Fitchburg area construction update

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

Verona Road, from Fitchrona Road underpass north to Raymond Road

  • Nightly single lane closures scheduled on Verona Road northbound and southbound within these limits.
    • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. Monday night through Friday morning (Oct. 23-27)
    • 8 p.m. – 10 a.m. Friday night to Saturday morning (Oct. 27-28)
  • Access to and from Verona Road at Carriage Street is permanently CLOSED.
    • Alternate local routes are required.
  • Verona Road and Chalet Gardens Road intersection to be permanently CLOSED late next week (Oct. 26 or Oct. 27) – view map.
    • Alternate local routes are required to area businesses and residences.
  • View construction activities along Verona Road:
    • Median grading/aggregates/pavement in both northbound and southbound lanes south of County PD (McKee Road) and north of Williamsburg Way.
    • Minor traffic shifts in northbound and southbound Verona Road lanes, between County PD and Fitchrona Road underpass.
    • Traffic shift for northbound Verona Road lanes between Williamsburg Way and Raymond Road.
    • Temporary traffic signal construction completed.
    • Grading, storm sewer and retaining wall work along Verona Road southbound, between Williamsburg Way and County PD.

County PD (McKee Road), between Fitchrona Road and Spoke Drive

  • Nightly single lane closures scheduled on County PD westbound and eastbound at the Verona Road intersection.
    • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. Monday night through Friday morning (Oct. 23-27)
    • 8 p.m. – 10 a.m. Friday night to Saturday morning (Oct. 27-28)
    • Be alert for crews and equipment in this area.
  • View work operations in this area.
    • Minor grading and aggregates at the intersection to construct future ramp access may begin.

Anton Drive and Carriage Street intersection

  • Anton Drive is OPEN at Carriage Street, west of Verona Road (US 18/151) in Fitchburg.
    • Asphalt paving will be completed at the water main patch during the week. Be alert for flagging operations in this area!

Plan Ahead: Two week look-ahead for Oct. 30 – Nov. 4

  • Nightly single lane closures (Monday night through Saturday morning) are anticipated on Verona Road northbound and southbound from Fitchrona Road underpass (south of County PD) to Raymond Road.
    • Minor traffic lane shift on southbound Verona Road, between County PD and Fitchrona Road underpass.
    • No other night work is currently scheduled for this week.
  • Median storm sewer to take place during the daytime between Fitchrona Road underpass and County PD.
  • Grading, underground utilities and retaining wall construction along Verona Road southbound from County PD to Raymond Road.
  • Sanitary sewer bore and jack under Verona Road will start along northbound Verona Road across from the Design Mart driveway by the East Frontage Road. These daytime activities will not impact traffic.
  • Minor restoration to be completed on the East Frontage Road and the pond along Nesbitt Road.