County Highway M - Prairie Hill to Cross Country

Last Updated: 06/10/2020

Latest Update 

There is no update at this time. 

Project Overview

The Prairie Hill to Cross Country project extends from Valley View Road to Cross Country Road. The project is scheduled for design from 2011-2016 with construction beginning in fall 2017. It is anticipated to take two years to complete with an construction end date of fall 2019. The project includes reconstructing CTH M to divided roadway with a median and curb & gutter.

Current proposed plans:

The reconstruction of CTH M includes earthwork, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, water main, base aggregate, concrete curb and gutter, concrete sidewalk, HMA pavement, Structures B-13-845, retaining walls, street lighting, traffic signals. The overall work is scheduled for completion on November 1, 2019 with several interim completion dates.

Contact information for contractor: 

7395 CTH PD
Verona, WI 53593

Phone: 608-845-3350

Business and property owners can also contact on-site project staff Trenton Diehl at trenton.diehl@strand.com

Project Schedule

Completion Date: Nov. 1, 2019

Public Involvement

There are a number of points of contact during this project where the public is encouraged to give feedback as part of public information meetings and public hearings. Dates and times are indicated below:

Monthly Project Meeting

Monthly Project Meetings for this project have concluded. If you have any questions regarding the project please contact the project manager, Chris Petykowski, cpetykowski@cityofmadison.com

Proposed Night Work

Some night work is proposed during this project to minimize inconvenience to Traffic.  Details can be found here:
Night Work Letter
Night Work Map

Public Information Meetings

Integrity Grading and Excavating (Prime Contractor) along with Wisconsin Department of Transportation held a pre-construction public information m 5 p.m., Sept. 27, at Verona Senior Center, 108 Paoli Street, Verona, WI. 

The City of Madison, City of Verona and Dane County held a public information meeting at 6 p.m., Dec. 8, 2011, at the Verona Senior Center, 108 Paoli Street, Verona, WI. Representatives from the City of Madison, City of Verona and Dane County discussed the proposed project and answered questions.

December 8, 2011 CTH M Presentation
CTH M Handout


The second public information meeting for this project was held at 6 p.m., May 24, 2012, at the Verona Senior Center, 108 Paoli Street, Verona, WI. Representatives from the City of Madison, City of Verona and Dane County discussed the proposed project and answered questions.

May 24, 2012 CTH M Presentation
CTH M Handout

A third public information meeting for this project was held at 6 p.m., March 12, 2014, at the Verona Senior Center, 108 Paoli Street, Verona, WI. Representatives from the City of Madison, City of Verona and Dane County discussed the proposed project and answered questions.

March 12, 2014 CTH M Presentation

Environmental Assessment

An Environmental Assessment has been prepared for this project following the National Environmental Policy Act.