Swan Park

From Spring, 2019 through Fall, 2021, The City of Wauwatosa will be replacing aged water and sewer infrastructure and reconstructing roads within the Swan Park Neighborhood.  Work will be staged over 3 construction seasons to lessen the impacts to residents. See a map of the construction.

The proposed work on Ridge Blvd, Harding Blvd., Wilson Blvd, 97th St and 96th St includes:

  • Replacement of storm sewer, sanitary sewer main and water main. These utilities were originally constructed between 1930 and 1950 and are nearing the end of their useful life.
  • Sidewalk, curb and driveway approach replacement as necessary
  • Street lighting, including replacing the cables and poles
    Reconstruction of the roadway
  • Replacement of street trees as necessary

Project Schedule

These dates are weather-dependent.

  • Early 2019 - Design process is in progress
  • Starting March 13 - WE Energies Gas Relocations. WE Energies will be digging in spots for the new gas main for about 5 weeks.
  • Late March/early April - the project will be bid, and we'll award it to a contractor 
  • Early April - Tree trimming by Wauwatosa Forestry
  • Late April - Public Information Meeting
  • May - Construction Project Start

Questions?

Contact Maggie Anderson, Senior Civil Engineer, at manderson@wauwatosa.net or 414-479-3444.

Video Overview of the Project

FAQs

  • I'd like to replace my lead lateral. What does that involve?
  • What kind of special assessment can I expect?
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