Davies St., Dempsey Rd., Maher Ave. Reconstruction

Last Updated: 01/05/2021

Project Update

1/4/2021 Update:

Staff is working on multiple design options for Maher Avenue based on received feedback. When those options are complete, they will be posted on this page. The original schedule for this project has been delayed until further notice. New dates will be announced on this page.

Project Overview

In 2021, the City plans to reconstruct portions of Davies St, Dempsey Rd, and Maher Ave.  The proposed project would include replacement of water mains, sanitary sewer mains, sewer laterals to the property line, asphalt pavement, and installation of new storm sewer, curb, gutter, and likely sidewalk.  There are a variety of options that may be possible for how the street is reconstructed, and these options will be discussed at future public informational meetings and City committee meetings.

Option No. 1 
Option No. 2

Project Limits

Davies Street – Buckeye Road to Maher Avenue
Dempsey Road – Maher Avenue to Cottage Grove Road
Maher Avenue – Lake Edge Blvd to Davies Street

Project Schedule

Anticipated bid date: February 2021
Tentative start of construction: Spring/summer of 2021

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

Dec. 14, 2020 Public Information Meeting Recording
Dec. 14, 2020 Public Information Meeting PowerPoint Presentation

City Meetings, Process

Transportation Commission: New information will be posted when available.
Board of Public Works: New information will be posted when available.
Common Council: New information will be posted when available.