Last Updated: 10/04/2023

Latest Update

October 04, 2023
Updated project start date in project schedule below.

Project Overview

Installation of a roughly 14.5 kW solar photovoltaic system at Madison Fire Department Station 02. The system will consist of roof mounted modules and will produce an estimated 17,000 kWh per year. Once complete 28% of the building’s electricity usage will be generated by the solar array.

Project Schedule

City User Agency: Madison Fire Department
Design and Planning: Jan – March 2022
Advertisement of Bid: April 13, 2022 available only on Bid Express
Bid Due Date: April 28, 2022
Construction Start Date: October 2023
Expected Completion Date: December 2023

"All information regarding dates/times/locations are informational and should be verified with official bidding documents posted on Bid Express."

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:

City Process Meetings

May 24, 2022 Common Council File #71217
May 11, 2022 Board of Public Works File #71217
Awarding Public Works Contract No. 9178, Solar PV - Fire Station 02

March 29, 2022 Common Council File #70178
March 02, 2022 Board of Public Works File #70178
Approving plans and specifications and authorizing the Board of Public Works to advertise and receive bids for Solar PV - Fire Station 02