Memorial Union Reinvestment
Getting to the Terrace and Memorial Union During Construction
May29

Getting to the Terrace and Memorial Union During Construction

Construction has begun! Getting to the Memorial Union or Terrace may seem tricky, but here’s a helpful map to help you find your way while Langdon Street and Lot 1 are under...

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Lakefront Gateway kicks off May 26 with closure of Lot 1 and part of Langdon Street
May21

Lakefront Gateway kicks off May 26 with closure of Lot 1 and part of Langdon Street

Construction to build an innovative underground loading dock coincides with the city’s Langdon Street utility project. UW-Madison’s Parking Lot 1, which is off Langdon Street and adjacent to Memorial Union, will close May 26, 2015 to make way for construction of an underground loading dock as part of the Lakefront Gateway project. The plan will remove the surface parking lot, build an underground loading dock, and create Alumni Park...

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Upcoming Memorial Union & Terrace Renovation
Mar30

Upcoming Memorial Union & Terrace Renovation

The Memorial Union and Terrace will undergo renovations this fall as part of the Memorial Union Reinvestment (MUR). While the Terrace is regularly maintained to fix small issues, it undergoes a larger renovation about every 20 years. The upcoming renovation will start September 1, 2015 and will address accessibility issues, cracked and uneven pavement, and will improve the Terrace Stage so we can provide enhanced programming for...

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Channel 3000: Part of Union Terrace to close for renovation

Published On: Mar 26 2015 12:20:53 PM CDT Anna Johnson, marketing and communications coordinator for the Memorial Union reinvestment project, told News 3 that the west end of the terrace adjacent to the remodeled theater will remain open during the project, and the new terrace area will open early in the summer of 2016. Johnson said officials arranged the project to have as little impact on users as possible. Most of the work will be...

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City of Madison approves Phase Two
Jan14

City of Madison approves Phase Two

The City of Madison Plan Commission granted approval Monday night for the second phase of the Memorial Union Reinvestment as well as the creation of Alumni Park. With unanimous consent, the body approved “a major alteration to an approved conditional use to allow the second phase of renovation of the Memorial Union and conversion of an existing parking lot into ‘Alumni Park.’” The plan was approved as a “consent item,” meaning that...

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