Last Updated: 01/12/2023

Latest Update

1/12/2023 Update:

The construction of the raised crossing and bump-outs at the Southwest Path has been delayed until approval from the Office of the Commissioner of Railroads, installation date is TBD. The remaining improvements will be constructed this Spring-Summer 2023. Specific construction details will be posted on this project page and impacted residents in the area will receive construction notification mailings prior to the start of construction.

Project Overview

The City is proposing improvements to the W Main St Bike Boulevard to enhance the safety and accessibility for bikers of all ages and abilities. Potential Improvements include the following:

  • Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon (RRFB) and median island improvements for the W Main bike/pedestrian crossing at Proudfit St.
  • Bump-outs on the southern and eastern corners of the W Main St and S Bedford St intersection.
  • Resurface all asphalt pavement on W Main St between Proudfit St and S Fairchild St.
  • Other signage and marking improvements along W Main St.

Latest Overview Plan

Project Limits

W Main St: Proudfit St to N Fairchild Street

Project Schedule

Planning/Design: 2022
Construction: 2023

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, times and locations are indicated below:

Public Information Meetings

May 17, 2022 Public Information Meeting PowerPoint Presentation

May 17, 2022 Public Information Meeting Recording 
 

If you need an interpreter, translator, materials in alternate formats or other accommodations to access this service, activity or program, please email the Project Manager Aaron Canton of the Engineering Division at acanton@cityofmadison.com.

Si necesita un intérprete, un traductor, materiales en formatos alternativos u otros arreglos para acceder a este servicio, actividad o programa, comuníquese inmediatamente al número de teléfono que figura a continuación.

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City Process, Meetings

Common Council: Fall 2022
Board of Public Works: Fall 2022