N&S Prairie Ave, Sentry Dr & Sunset St Improvements

Project Overview  Map

Pre-Construction Notice Handout

Overview Plot of Project

As funded in the 2021 budget, it is planned to reconstruct N/S Prairie Avenue (from Philip Dr. to W. St. Paul Ave.), W. College Avenue (from Philip Dr. to Prairie Ave.), Sentry Drive (from W. Sunset Dr. to Philip Dr.), and W. Sunset Drive (from Chapman Dr. to Center Rd.) in the spring/summer/fall of 2021.  The project is anticipated to begin in mid-March 2021 and be complete in October of 2021.  The project work will be phased to limit the work zone and impacts to adjacent properties and the traveling public.  The scope of work for this project includes: 


  • Water main replacement (Prairie Ave. and W. Sunset Dr.)
  • Sanitary sewer relay (Prairie Ave.)
  • Sanitary sewer lining/rehabilitation
  • Storm sewer adjustments/rehabilitation
  • Concrete pavement and curb and gutter reconstruction
  • Driveway apron replacement
  • Spot street lighting additions/replacements
  • A new traffic signal at the W. College Ave. and Prairie Ave. intersection
  • Traffic signal replacements at the W. Sunset Dr. and Sentry Dr., and N. Prairie Ave. and W. St. Paul Ave. intersections
  • Traffic signal rehabilitations at W. Sunset Dr. and Fox River Parkway, and W. St. Paul Ave. and S. Washington St. intersection


Project Updates

  • Project updates will be placed on the City’s website
  • Weekly (or sometimes more frequent) project updates will be emailed to the project update email list.  Send your email to bschwenn@waukesha-wi.gov to be included on the project update emails


Project Contact:


Brandon Schwenn, P.E.
Project Engineer
City of Waukesha – Engineering Division
(262) 524-3585