Final Weekly Construction Update for 2016 season

Posted: Dec. 2, 2016


All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change. Access remains open to area businesses and neighborhoods in the Verona Road work zone. Please continue to patronize them!

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Westbound and eastbound Beltline, Whitney Way to Seminole Highway 

  • All lanes and ramps are open at the Beltline and Verona Road interchange.

Verona Road, Midvale Boulevard and Hammersley Road

  • All work completed except minor restoration and landscaping items in spring 2017.
    • Minor restoration work to occur next week.
  • All sidewalks open throughout the Beltline and Verona Road interchange, and the Midvale Blvd. and Hammersley Road intersection.


Access remains open to area businesses and neighborhoods in the project area. Please continue to patronize the area businesses!

NOTE: Utility relocations continue to be completed by private companies throughout the Verona Road area and Spoke/Sprocket Drive.

ATC pole relocation to begin next week along south side of County PD near Verona Road; work to continue until spring 2017.

Verona Road, from Fitchrona Road underpass north to Williamsburg Way

  • No nighttime lane closures anticipated on Verona Road within these limits.
    • Construction barrels to be removed within the median of Verona Road.
  • Dirt filling operation to take place adjacent to Verona Road southbound and Carriage Street in the existing outside ditch of Verona Road. No impacts to traffic anticipated.

County PD (McKee Road), between Fitchrona Road and Commerce Park Drive

  • Daytime/nighttime single lane closures may occur on County PD in this area, as needed throughout the week.
    • 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    • All lanes on County PD (McKee Road) to remain open during morning and afternoon rush hours.
  • View work operations in this area.
    • Storm sewer work along County PD to continue next week from Nesbitt Road to Verona Road, on the south side of County PD.
    • Sanitary sewer work to continue from pedestrian bridge to Kapec Road along the north side of County Highway PD. Daily single lane closures will be utilized for this work.

Nesbitt Road, between County PD (McKee Road) and Limestone Lane

  • Nesbitt Road is OPEN to all traffic.
    • Storm water basin construction ongoing between Verona Road and Nesbitt Road – weather permitting.
    • Some landscaping and restoration work to be completed in spring 2017.

Williamsburg Way and Anton Drive intersection, west of Verona Road

  • Williamsburg Way and Anton Drive intersection is OPEN to all traffic.
    • Some landscaping and restoration work to be completed in spring 2017.

East Frontage Road, between Sprocket Drive and Chalet Gardens Road

  • Restoration work along the east side of Verona Road, from County PD to the Williamsburg Way intersection.
    • Flagging operation on the East Frontage Road may be required.

Cannonball Bike Path, near Capitol City Trail and Spoke/Sprocket Drive

  • MG&E Gas has gas main relocation work adjacent to the path which may require brief detour.


  • Weekly construction updates to resume in spring 2017. Thank you for your patience during this year’s construction!
  • You are encouraged to attend the next Verona Road Project open house meeting:
    • 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016
      No formal presentation is scheduled; stop by at your convenience.
    • Fitchburg Fire Station #2
      5415 King James Way, Fitchburg