2022 Projects

Upcoming Projects Map

Please view the Glendale Projects Map for upcoming projects in Glendale. We will update the public on projects by posting project links below. 

WisDOT Projects

WisDOT Upcoming Projects Map 

I-43 URT project

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT), as part of the I-43 URT (Union Refrigerator Transit Line) project, is reconstructing and re-aligning and lowering the freeway profile of 1.5 miles of I-43, between Capitol Drive and north of Hampton Avenue. This project includes, reconstructing several bridges, adding retaining walls, improving traffic signals, and replacing noise walls within the project limits. For more information, please visit I-43 URT Improvements.

  • The following work is scheduled to begin in 2022:
    • I-43 between Silver Spring Drive and Capitol Drive reduced to two lanes, in each direction, early spring through late fall 
    • I-43 SOUTH exit to Green Bay Avenue to close in fall through late 2023   
  • The following work is scheduled to begin in 2023:
    • Green Bay Avenue northbound entrance to I-43 SOUTH to close in fall   
    • I-43 NORTH exit to Green Bay Avenue/Capitol Drive to close in fall   
    • I-43 from Capitol Drive to Silver Spring Drive reduced to two lanes, in each direction, early spring through late fall 
    • Port Washington Road from Glendale Road to Hampton Avenue reduced to one lane early spring.
  • Updates: 

The I-43 North-South Project located between Silver Spring Drive and WIS 60 

Please view the I-43 North-South Schedule for the I-43 North-South Project, Silver Spring Drive to WIS 60.

(Currently in the early engineering design phase. Below, video animations present the upcoming improvements). 

Capital Projects

2022 Glendale Sewer Lining & Manhole Rehabilitation Project

2022 Glendale Sewer Lining & Manhole Rehabilitation Map

  • Sewer lining has been completed
  • Manhole lining to begin November 2022

I-43/Port Washington Rd/Jean Nicolet Rd - 2022 Watermain Program
City of Glendale is preparing to replace aging watermain in preparation of the 2023 I-43 construction project. The watermain replacement occurs on:

  • Port Washington Rd. from Bender Rd. to Coventry Ct
  • Jean Nicolet Rd. from Fairfield Ct. to Daphne Rd.
  • Fairfield Ct from 200ft east of Elm Tree Rd to Jean Nicolet Rd.

Along with the watermain replacement, other utilities such as gas and electric will also be working in the project area. There will be expected traffic impacts as part of the utility construction projects. Upcoming traffic impacts due to the utility construction work for the next two-weeks are noted below. Please follow all traffic signs and be cautious when traveling through the work zone. The utility construction work is expected to begin mid-September and go through the end of December 2022.

Once the Utility construction work is nearing completion, the Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation (DOT) I-43 project will begin. More information regarding the DOT’s project can be found here: https://projects.511wi.gov/43north-south/full-project-overview/

Utility Construction Schedule:

Week of 9/26

  • WE Energies Gas main installation to continue alongside Port Washington Rd, north of the railroad track bridge. Installation work will occur in the empty lots. Minimal traffic impacts are expected due to gas main installation this week.

Week of 10/3

  • WE Energies Gas main installation to continue alongside Port Washington Rd, north of the railroad track bridge. Installation work will occur in the empty lots. Minimal traffic impacts are expected due to gas main installation this week.

Upcoming Major Traffic Impacts

  • There will be a Port Washington Rd traffic closure for northbound traffic between Bender Rd and Brentwood Ln. The closure is tentatively scheduled for October 17 through October 28. The closure is due to WE Energies Gas main installation occurring on Port Washington Rd. The posted detour will take traffic west to Green Bay Ave using Bender Rd or Good Hope Rd. A detour map will be created shortly. Jean Nicolet Rd will be open during this closure. All business along Port Washington Rd will be open and will have access by southbound traffic only.
  • Jean Nicolet Rd. between Fairfield Ct. and Daphne Rd. will be closed for a couple of days while drilling watermain across I-43. Closure dates are unknown at this time. Closures are expected to occur early November. Information on closures will be provided in the upcoming weeks.
  • Fairfield Ct will have a long term closure from 531 Fairfield Ct to Jean Nicolet Rd due to required electric pole relocation work. Start date of the closure is unknown but is estimated to begin early November. Once closure begins, Fairfield Ct will remain closed until completion of the WisDOT project in 2023. Access for 440 Fairfield Ct (driveway in the middle of closure limits) will be maintained.

2022 Ditching Program

  • The 2022 Glendale Ditching project is expected to begin in September and run through the end of October. The project will consist of shaping and regrading of the existing ditches to improve drainage in the Crestwood subdivision. The project also requires some driveway and roadway culverts to be replaced to ensure proper drainage. Property owners will be notified ahead of time if there are any expected driveway closures.

Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)

WIS 57 and CTH PP Good Hope Road Limits Intersection

  • Projected to start March 2023