Construction or infrastructure projects the City of Hudson is performing to maintain or improve our infrastructure:
For an interactive map of active development projects in the city, click here.
Special Assessments for City Projects
City projects are often partially funded by special assessments according to the City’s Special Assessment Policy. Please see below for the City’s Special Assessment Policy as well as forms related to the special assessment payment process. Please contact the City Engineer with any questions regarding these documents.
2023 Laurel Avenue, City Hall Parking Lot and Lakefront Park Trail Improvements Project
This project included the following improvements to the City’s infrastructure:
- Pavement Reclamation of Laurel Avenue from Blakeman Blvd to 11th Street
- Reconstructing the City Hall parking lot located on 3rd Street in Downtown Hudson.
- Reconstructing the trail behind the band shell in Lakefront Park.
3rd Street/Laurel Avenue Bluff Area Reconstruction Project
The City will be reconstructing the roadway on 3rd Street and Laurel Avenue from Walnut Street to 100 feet west of Blakeman Boulevard. The work will include the following improvements:
- Replacement of the retaining wall holding up the roadway along the bluff area
- Full pavement replacement on the southern half of the project area.
- Pavement reclamation on the northern half of the project area.
- Full curb and gutter replacement.
- Minor utility improvements
The City Council awarded the construction contract to Haas Sons Inc. at the February 20, 2023 Common Council meeting. Construction is anticipated to begin by May 1, 2023 and completed by September 1, 2023.
Special assessments apply for this project. The link below provides more information on the project and preliminary assessment calculations.
Replacement of Heggen Street Bridge Over Interstate 94 and Reconstruction of 11th Street/Coulee Road and Heggen Street/Crest View Drive Intersections
The City of Hudson is currently studying replacing the Heggen Street bridge over Interstate 94 and reconstructing the adjacent intersections or adding a new bridge over Interstate 94 to the west of the existing bridge. The City has been holding some public informational meetings, and the presentation information for those meetings is provided in the links below. Please contact Erin McPhee Anderson, City Engineer, at email@example.com if you have any questions or comments regarding the study information.
- Public Engagement Presentation
- Alternative 1 - Expanded Signal
- Alternative 2 - Roundabouts
- Alternative 3 - New Bridge to the West
- Heggen Street Presentation Video
- Alternative 1 - Expanded Signal Video Presentation
- Alternative 2 - Roundabouts Video Presentation
- Alternative 3 - New Bridge to the West Video Presentation
2022 Sidewalk and Curb Project
The City will be replacing sections of sidewalk and curb & gutter in various spots throughout the City and adding sidewalk and curb to a few locations where they don’t currently exist this summer and fall. Construction will entail removing sidewalk and curb & gutter panels, adding the sidewalk and curb & gutter, and restoration of street pavement and turf related to the concrete work. Special assessments apply for this project. The links below provide more information on the project.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Facility Update
The City of Hudson Wastewater Treatment Plant, located at 329 Front Street, is currently undergoing construction to update the facility to address age, condition, and extend the life of the facility. Improvements include:
- Modification to existing garage to construct a new pretreatment building
- New Ultraviolet (UV) disinfection building
- Partial demolition of chlorine contact tank
- Updates to equipment and structures in the existing control building, sludge conditioning building, anoxic/aeration tanks, and final clarifiers.