Seminole Highway Path

Project Overview

The City of Fitchburg approved funding for the Seminole Highway Path in 2015 to design a new path in 2016 and construct it in 2017. The project was ready for bid in 2018 but only one bid was received. It will be released for bid in 2019.

Project Goals

  • New Path from Capital City Path to Cannonball Path
  • Replace existing pedestrian crossing
  • Minimize Wetland Impact

Opportunity for Input

Project Information Meeting, January 9, 2019 - 6:00 pm Fitchburg Community Center, Prairie View Room - Open House meeting with a presentation

Contract Approval Process, March 2019 - The construction contract will be approved by the Common Council with input from the Board of Public Works and Finance Committee

Project Timeline

  • Receive bids - March 6, 2019
  • Council Approved bid R-50-19 - March 26, 2019
  • Start Construction - April 23, 2019
  • End Construction - June 22, 2019 

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Project Contacts

Gus VanderWegen - Project Engineer,, 608-270-4266

Zach Trzebiatowski - Engineering Technician,, 608-270-4263

Lisa Coleman - City Engineer/Director of Public Works,, 608-270-4261