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

Project Update: July 30 2021

TRAFFIC PATTERN CHANGE- ONE WAY TRAFFIC ON SENTRY DR AND COLLEGE AVE


This project is for the roadway reconstruction and underground utility improvements along N/S Prairie Avenue, Sentry Drive, W. College Avenue, and W. Sunset Drive.  The Contractor is currently working on all three sections of the project; N/S Prairie Avenue, W. College Ave./Sentry Dr., and W. Sunset Drive. 

 

Work Completed/Continued This week (7/26 – 7/30)

Work Along N/S Prairie Avenue (Philip Dr. to W. St. Paul Avenue)

  • Traffic signal wiring at the W. St. Paul Ave./Washington Ave. intersection
  • Traffic signal wiring at the W. St. Paul Ave./N. Prairie Ave. intersection
  • Traffic signal wiring at College Ave./Prairie Ave. intersection
  • Water main RR tracks and river crossing boring
  • Sidewalk/driveway pouring from Philip Dr. to W. College Ave.
  • HMA path paving from W. College Ave. to Hamilton Ave.

 

Work Along W. Sunset Drive (Chapman Dr. to Center Rd.)

  • Terrace/driveway prep/cutdown
  • Traffic signal pole base installation at the Sentry Dr./Sunset Dr. intersection
  • HMA driveway connections

 

Work Along Sentry Dr./W. College Avenue

  • Sanitary sewer bypass pipeline setup (outside of the roadway)
  • Concrete pavement removal, excavation, grading and roadway base course placement on the west side of Sentry Dr. from the City Garage to the College Ave. curve
  • Sanitary Sewer televising and cleaning
  • Storm sewer installation, spot areas along Sentry Dr.
  • Sanitary sewer lateral replacements on the south side of W. College Avenue.

 

Planned Work Next Week (8/2 – 8/6)

Work Along N/S Prairie Avenue (Philip Dr. to W. St. Paul Ave.)

  • Traffic signal wiring at the W. St. Paul Ave./Washington Ave. intersection
  • Traffic signal wiring at the W. St. Paul Ave./N. Prairie Ave. intersection
  • Traffic signal wiring and pole installation at College Ave./Prairie Ave. intersection
  • Water main RR tracks and river crossing boring
  • Topsoil and sod placement, W. College Ave. to the Fox River

 

Work Along W. Sunset Drive (Chapman Dr. to Center Rd.)

  • Traffic signal pole base installation at the W. Sunset Dr./Sentry Dr. intersection
  • Topsoil and sod placement 

 

Work Along Sentry Dr./W. College Avenue (W. Sunset Dr. to Prairie Ave.)

  • Sanitary sewer bypass pipeline setup (outside of the roadway)
  • Sanitary sewer lining
  • Concrete Pavement removal from Chapman Dr. to the City Garage
  • New roadway grading/excavation following behind the concrete removals
  • Storm sewer installation, spot areas along Sentry Dr./W. College Avenue
  • Sanitary lateral installation, east side of Sentry Dr.

 

Traffic Control/Access (See below for mid-week access change)

  • N & S Prairie Avenue is open to 1-lane of traffic in each direction.
  • There is No Parking along N&S Prairie Avenue from Philip Dr. to W. College Avenue
  • W. College Ave./Sentry Dr. is only open to one-way operation from Prairie Ave. to W. Sunset Dr.  
  • Traffic reduced to one lane in each direction along W. Sunset Dr. from Chapman Dr. to Center Rd.  (Traffic lanes both on the north side of the roadway)
  • Marshall St. is closed at N. Prairie Avenue for the water main boring work.

 

All the dates and times above are subject to change and are weather dependent.  I will update the group if anything changes from the above information.  If you have any questions or concerns regarding the project, please feel free to contact me. 

 

 


 For additional information on the Great Water Alliance’s on-going work along Sentry Dr. and W. Sunset Drive please follow this link:  http://greatwateralliance.com/in-your-area/waukesha/

 

 

 

Project Contact:

 

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

Prairie July 30