City of Madison

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Register for The Future of Transportation Day, posted on Sep 19, 2019
Join co-hosts RENEW Wisconsin & Wisconsin Clean Cities for this free event taking place …

Sandbag Collection Ends Soon, posted on Sep 17, 2019
The final opportunity for curbside sandbag collection ends soon. Residents have until …

Final Sandbag Collection Opportunity Begins Today, posted on Sep 9, 2019
The final opportunity for curbside sandbag collection begins today, Monday, September …

Final Sandbag Collection Opportunity Begins September 9, posted on Aug 30, 2019
The final opportunity for curbside sandbag collection will begin on Monday, September …

From vacant restaurant to job center, City renovates building into critical resource for west side, posted on Aug 30, 2019
The public is invited to the grand opening of Madison’s newest employment center on the …

New design details to be shared at Sept. 5 Public Market meeting, posted on Aug 27, 2019
The community is invited to attend a public information meeting for the design reveal …

GreenPower Program installs 12th solar array in City, Mayor 'flips the switch', posted on Aug 23, 2019
The City’s newest solar array is collecting energy after Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway …

Madison Municipal Building Achieves LEED© Platinum Certification, posted on Aug 23, 2019
The City of Madison Engineering Division is proud to announce the Madison Municipal …



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The Engineering Division is responsible for the design, supervision and inspection of all street, highway, sidewalk and bike path construction; all City surveying and mapping operations including maintenance of the City's Official Map, street and utility records; management of the Madison Storm Water and Sanitary Sewer Utilities including the design, operation and maintenance of sanitary sewer facilities and storm sewer systems; the review of land use changes for public works feasibility; the research and development services supporting the solid waste management program; and the preparation of various studies relating to Public Works.

Contact Us

City Engineer,
Robert F. Phillips, P.E.

Engineering Main Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Room 115
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4751
Fax: (608) 264-9275

Larry D. Nelson Engineering Operations Facility:
1600 Emil Street
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 267-1197
Fax: (608) 267-1123

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