What We Do
- Planning and design for public works projects such as streets, alleys, sidewalks, sanitary and storm sewers.
- Permitting for work in the street right of way.
Primary Bidder's Prequalification Form
All primary bidders for Engineering construction projects must be prequalified for the current year by submitting a prequalification form.
Wauwatosa School Safety Report
In response to concerns that safety for school children arriving and departing from both Madison School on 100th Street, and the three schools on Center Street needed improvement, the City and the School District retained the firm of Ayres Associates to produce the Wauwatosa School Safety Report, taking a look at both locations and make recommendations how to improve safety.
Schoonmaker Creek Watercourse System Planning
The City of Wauwatosa, MMSD, and the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC) have been working together on a comprehensive study to understand what possible investments in infrastructure could mitigate flooding from Schoonmaker Creek. On November 13, 2017, SEWRPC presented several possible options at an open house, encouraging public feedback in the process.
Capital Improvements Program
The Capital Improvements Program (CIP) report contains each significant project, a project narrative, a five year snapshot of its fiscal impact, and a breakdown by funding source as to where the funds to design or build the project will be drawn. The final 2018-2022 Report is now available.
The Annual Report of the Board of Public Works provides an overview of the City of Wauwatosa's operations and achievements for the year. The report helps track the City's success in providing municipal services to its residents.