Steet closer and water outage today for construction projects

The City of Madison has been informed that beginning Thursday June 13, 2024, a portion of Washington Avenue will be closed to public travel. This closure is for utility construction work as part of the Trojan Village Addition Development. The closure will remain in place until construction is complete on that section of the roadway. The portion that will be closed is the gravel portion of Washington Avenue between 15th Street (232 Street) and the DSU Foundation Building at 1400 N. Washington Avenue.

Traffic should plan to utilize Airport Road and 15th Street, or Hwy 81 and 231 Street to access Washington Avenue and 15th Street north of this construction area. 

Also today, there is a planned water outage due to construction in NE Madison.

Areas affected are N. Prairie from 8th to 9th Street, and NE 8th St from Prairie to Roosevelt, NE.

Residents in and surrounding these areas will be without water beginning at 8:00 AM for the duration of up to 7 hours.