NEW BERLIN — An approximate 74,000-square-foot
facility for a company that produces high-tech components has
been proposed for the 16100 block of Beloit Road.
According to documents filed by Joe Luterbach
Construction of Waukesha with the city of New Berlin planning
department, the facility would be for an yet-unnamed company
that has had its headquarters in the city for about 30 years.
The company makes products that are engineered, formed, machined
and fabricated to extremely precise tolerances in the aviation
and related industries. A future expansion of the Beloit Road
facility to its north could measure 100,000 square feet,
according to the documents.
The New Berlin city staff
report prepared for the May 4 Plan Commission meeting, states
that it would recommend approval for the use, site and
architecture approval, along with the waiver request to have
fewer parking spaces than recommended for the size of the
building because there will only be 20 employees working at the
company during the first phase. Normally, 152 spaces would be
The staff also write that a
letter from Waukesha County approving the plan of proposed
improvements within the county right-of-way and the Beloit Road
access point will be on file with New Berlin prior to any
permits being issued by the city. New Berlin will needs to
coordinate with Waukesha County for the new alignment of Beloit
Road and any recommendations per the traffic impact analysis,
which includes a dedicated northbound left-turn and right-turn
lane on Towne Drive at Beloit Road and any other improvements
required by Waukesha County.
The Plan Commission meeting
will be held 6 p.m. May 4 at City Hall, 3805 S. Casper Drive.