Midtown Police Station

Last Updated: 03/14/2019

New City of Madison Police Station

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Update: January 10, 2019

Project History:

January 10, 2019

Midtown Police District achieved LEED NCv3 GOLD certification

1st Advertisement of Bids: May 09, 2017 available on Bid Express
Bid Due Date: June 16, 2017
Construction Start Date: August 23, 2017
Pre-Bid Building Tour: May 26, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at project site.
SBE Pre-Bid Meeting: June 2, 2017 1:00 pm at 1600 Emil St., Madison, WI
"All information regarding dates/times/locations are informational and should be verified with official bidding documents posted on Bid Express."
Completion: August 2018

Proposed New Midtown Police Station

Midtown Police Station in the News:

September 12, 2018: The Cap Times

Madison's Midtown police station is up and running

July 24, 2018: Channel3000.com

Windows to the Past: New Midtown police station in Madison will preserve parts of old church

October 12, 2017: Wisconsin State Journal
Midtown District police station will lighten heavy workloads of existing district stations

October 12, 2017: The Cap Times
Madison breaks ground on Midtown District police station

October 11, 2017: The Badger Herald
Madison Police Department breaks ground on new Midtown Police Station

Project History:

January 10, 2019

Midtown Police District achieved LEED NCv3 GOLD certification

July 10, 2018
Q2 2018 Project Update: The building was topped out, is weather tight and exterior openings were completed and secure. Site utilities were installed and the site is final graded for flat work and landscaping. All rough ins were completed. The roof mounted solar PV system was installed. Interior finishes were started and will progress through the end of July. The critical item to keep the project on schedule is the installation of permanent power in early July. The project continues to be on budget and on track for the police department to be operational in the building by late-August 2018.

March 29, 2018
Q1 2018 Project Update: Substantial progress has been made over the past 3 months including: completion of foundation, completion of exterior wall steel, completion of structural steel, completion of floors, near completion of the roof and completion of below grade exterior utilities. Activities currently include finishing the roof, exterior wall sheathing/insulation/air barrier, interior wall framing, and rough in of mechanical/electrical/plumbing. Drywall will start to be installed in late April. No significant cost changes have been encountered to date and the project continues to be on track for the department to move in mid-August 2018.

January 11, 2018
Q4 2017 Project Update: Foundation work was delayed a couple of weeks due to shortages of iron workers, but the overall project is on schedule.

July 11, 2017  File #47729
Awarding Public Works Contract No. 7726, Police Department Midtown District to Miron Construction.

April 18, 2017 File #46725
Resolution for Approving plans & specifications & authorizing the Board of Public Works to advertise and receive bids and amending the 2017 Capital Budget to transfer existing authority between major projects.

March 07, 2017 File #45744
Resolution to enter into an Incentive Agreement with Focus on Energy.

September 06, 2016 File #43844
Resolution passed to hire Farnsworth Group for professional commissioning services.

September 06, 2016 File #43993
Awarding Public Works Contract No. 7398, Police Department Midtown District - HAZMAT Abatement.

July 31, 2016 File #43063
UDC (Urban Design Commission) granted final approval.

July 05, 2016 File #43330
Approving plans and specifications and authorizing the Board of Public Works to advertise and receive bids for Police Department Midtown District HAZMAT Abatement.

April 19, 2016  File #42117
Resolution passed for amending the purchase of service agreement with Engberg Anderson Architects for design services.