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1. Circle of Death: The road that circumnavigates the parking lot at Madison's West Towne Mall. Lanes are created and then merge togeth...
2. Beltline, The: The Beltline is the main East/West route through Madison's south side. It stretches from I-90 on the East ending i...
3. Bone Zone: Speedway, a road that runs between two cemeteries connecting Regent Street to Mineral Point Road.  
4. Willy Street: The use of "Willy Street" to describe Williamson Street originates with Madison cab dispatchers.
5. Square, The: "The Square" refers to the Capitol Square, the block in the center of Downtown Madison that is home to the Wisconsi...  
6. Library Mall: The large plaza area comprised of the area bordering the Memorial Library, the University Bookstore, the State Hist...
7. Fraternity Row: The row of fraternities and sororities on Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin Campus. Langdon street runs...  
8. Mifflin Street Block Party: The Mifflin Street Block Party is a large outdoor party held along Mifflin Street in downtown Madison. The event is...
9. Ho Chi Minh Trail: Pathway that runs through a maze of frat houses, apartment buildings and sororities. It is located between Langdon ...  
10. West Wash: Short for West Washington Avenue, a street going west from the Wisconsin State Capitol. At a mile west of the capit...  
11. Allied Drive: Built as student housing in the 70s, this is now home to many low income families, a disproportionate number of who...  
12. Sorority Strip: Sorority Strip is one of the nicknames for the heavily Greek (frats and sorority Greek) neighborhood formed by Lang...  
13. Speedway: Speedway is a short road that connects Regent Street with Mineral Point Road. It is lined with cemeteries on each s...  
14. McKee Road: A road that is also called "PD" because it is the same thing as County Rd PD as it stretches east-west across the s...  
15. 12-18: Popularly referred to as "The Beltline", Highway 12-18 stretches across the south Madison in east-west fashion.  
 
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