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US 51, Stoughton Rd. Corridor Study - Public involvement

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Public Involvement Meetings (PIM), hearings and other meetings


  • Sept. 2014 - Draft EIS (DEIS) anticipated to be completed
  • Oct. 2014 - Public hearing anticipated
  • Nov. 2014 - Select preferred alternative anticipated
  • Winter 2014/2015 - Public Involvement Meeting (PIM) anticipated
  • Apr. 2015 - Final EIS (FEIS)
  • Aug. 2015 - Record of Decision (ROD) anticipated and study completion

Past meetings


2012 and earlier

Property owner/stakeholder mtg.

  • July 30, 2013 - Property owner/stakeholder mtg., presented updated alternatives to businesses: East Washington.
  • June 4, 2013 - Property owner/stakeholder mtg., presented updated alternatives to businesses: Pierstorff, CTH CV.
  • May 22, 2013 - Property owner/stakeholder mtg., presented updated alternatives to businesses: Voges Rd. to Cottage Grove Rd.

News releases



Advisory committees

A technical advisory committee (TAC) and a policy advisory committee (PAC) have been involved, and will continue to be, in the management and study process. WisDOT determined committee members with input from the city of Madison.

TAC representatives

  • City of Madison Engineering and Planning departments
  • City of Madison Office of Business Assistance
  • Dane County Department of Public Works, Highway and Transportation
  • Village of DeForest
  • Federal Highway Administration

  • Local governments of Monona, McFarland, Burke and Blooming Grove
  • Madison Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
  • Madison Metro
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

PAC representatives

  • Dane County Highway Commission
  • Dane County Supervisors' Public Works and Transportation Committee
  • Village of DeForest
  • Local businesses and business associations
  • Madison Area Metropolitan Planning Organization

  • Madison City Council
  • Madison Mayor's Office
  • Monona City Council
  • Neighborhood residents
  • Towns of Blooming Grove and Burke

Project comments

WisDOT welcomes project comments/suggestions. Please give us your comments/suggestions on this project, the project goals, transportation deficiencies, project purpose and need, and preliminary alternatives. Thank you for your interest and assistance with this important project.

  • Submit comments at PIMs and/or other public meetings
  • Send project comments via email to project staff

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Last modified: June 23, 2014

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