— The Common Council will vote on the final draft of an
agreement between the city and the Wisconsin Department of
Transportation that outlines the responsibilities of each entity
for future upkeep of the West Waukesha Bypass.
drafted agreement covers the project from Les Paul Parkway to
Interstate 94 and says the city’s Department of Public Works
will be responsible for energy, operation, repair and replacement
of street lighting from Madison Street to Rolling Ridge Drive. The
city is also responsible for all non-signaled crosswalk markings,
stormwater systems and shared-use paths within the city limits.
will be responsible for permitting authority, signage and pavement
markings, sidewalks and all storm waterbasins located on state
highway limits. It is also responsible for many of the traffic
signals along the West Waukesha Bypass.
city engineering staff worked with WisDOT to draft the agreement.
The full draft of the agreement is available through the city’s
Common Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the council
chambers at City Hall, 201 Delafield St.
Building and Grounds authority will meet on Monday and discuss Ald.
Eric Payne’s proposal to enforce a federal law prohibiting
parking in front of mailboxes. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. in
the council chambers at City Hall.
Parks, Recreation and Forestry Board will also meet Monday night
at 6 p.m. The board’s agenda was not uploaded to the city
website by Friday afternoon.
Hannah Weikel, Freeman Staff