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					                              State Street
State Street Reconstruction




       September 2003
                   Project Schedule
•   Public Informational Meeting #1    September, 2003
•   Public Informational Meeting #2    November, 2003
•   Final Plans for 100 Block Due     January 1, 2004
•   100 Block Construction             2004
•   Final Plans for 200 Block Due     January 1, 2005
•   200 Block Construction             2005 or 2006
Construction Overview
               Construction Scope
• Reconstruct Sidewalk and Roadway

• Replace Storm Sewer, Sanitary Sewer, and Water Main

• New Street Lights and Traffic Signals

• Streetscape, Wayfinding, Logo, and Public Art Opportunities
                                      Goals

1. Improve State St. …as a place
for people

2. Promote environmental quality,
character, safety, comfort,
interaction, and flexibility of use

3. Reduce air and noise pollution
                                                                         Goals

4. Insure commercial retail viability
by increasing the area’s attraction
as a shopping and entertainment
center

5. Strengthen the imagery of
Downtown Madison

6. Capitalize upon the unique
physical and symbolic attributes of
the City, Capitol and University


                                State Street Capitol Concourse Plan - City of Madison
                                                          . Paul Friedburg & Associates
A symbol of the community and its
history

A place for escape and romance

A place to act and dream

A place to remember
                                     Trees

Save as many trees as possible

Improve growing conditions with a
continuous soil trench between
trees

Plant new trees using a variety of
species
                           Pavement

Test Pavement - C1

Non-colored concrete

Black and red aggregates

Accent areas of special
pavement treatment
                            Special Places

Benches facing each other
Planters
Overture Block
Street Ends
100 Block
                                                         Lighting

               Dark Sky Organization
                       Outdoor Lighting Code Handbook
                                 Version 1.14
                       December 2000 / September 2002
                           http://www.darksky.org

• State Street will be designed for Zone E4 Class 1 Lighting – Areas
  of high ambient brightness where color rendition is important.
  Normally these are urban areas that have both residential and
  commercial use and experience high levels of nighttime activity.
                Lighting
3 Types
Area
Pedestrian
Accent/Banner
                          Lighting

Area Lighting
   Amber Glow

   High Pressure Sodium

   Full cut-off optics

   Mounted at 30 feet
                        Lighting

Pedestrian Scale
   White Color

   Metal Halide

   Low lumen output
   and prismatic lens

   Mounted at 14 feet
                                   Lighting

Accent/Banner Lighting
   White LEDs will replace the
   glitter poles through the new
   banner bracket design.
                                       Lighting

Tree/Seasonal Lighting
Permanently mounted lights will
replace the tree mounted lighting to
minimize maintenance.

They will only be used during
the fall/winter months.
Proposed Lighting
                              Public Art

Retain sculpture location
Make needed repairs to
sculpture and its lighting
Provide an unobstructed
view of the sculpture
Create new context and
setting for sculpture:
        pavement, seating,
        plantings, lighting

Make the sculpture a focal
point
                               Multi-tiered program

Invite renowned artists
Hold competition of local
and regional artists
Begin mentorship between
young and experienced
artists
Create program for
temporary art
Encourage partnerships for
public/private contributions
Provide for long term
maintenance
                               Public Art Opportunities

Objects
          manhole covers,
          tree grates, storm
          drains, paving,
          kiosks, etc.

Intersections
Capitol Entrance
Mifflin Street Court
Overture Center Terrace
Peace & Concrete Parks
Continuum of Opportunities
                              State Street
State Street Reconstruction




       September 2003

				
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