West Milwaukee St. (River St. To Center Ave.)
Project Description: The West Milwaukee St. project was a six-block reconstruction project located in the downtown area in the City of Janesville. The project improvements included installing new water and storm sewer systems, updating to a straight-through traffic movement throughout the project with raised intersections for a more pedestrian-friendly downtown. The project also includes many decorative features such as colored concrete walkways and terraces, concrete planter walls at each intersection, decorative lighting, and communal furniture.
Client: Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Location: City of Janesville
Project Year: 2021
Lead Batterman Staff: Lead by Jon Olinger, Assistant – Colten Tuescher
Batterman Services: Construction Management
Biggest Challenge and How it was Solved: The biggest challenge for this project was the access and communication to property owners and businesses within the project. The communication process led by the Batterman team included a weekly update email and constant contact with businesses.
Field Data: 10,000 SY Concrete Pavement, 41,000 SF of concrete Sidewalk, Decorative Colored Sidewalks, Decorative lighting fixtures
Related Markets: Transportation