Wausau Wisconsin

Engineering

September 02, 2015

Street Improvement Projects

Street improvement projects include the installation of concrete curb, gutter and drive approaches; base course; asphalt pavement; replacement of water and sewer laterals where necessary; replacement of existing defective sidewalk; and possible installation of new sidewalk if it does not currently exist.

The following streets are proposed for improvements in 2016:

  • Ashland Avenue from Evergreen Road to Meadowview Road
  • Meadowview Road from Ashland Avenue to the cul-de-sac
  • Eldred Street from Cherry Street to North 1st Avenue
  • Callon Street from 6th Avenue to 12th Avenue

Street Reconstruction Projects

Street reconstruction projects include the removal and replacement of concrete curb, gutter and drive approaches; Portland cement concrete or asphalt pavement; replacement of water and sewer laterals were necessary; replacement of existing defective sidewalk; and possible installation of new sidewalk if it does not currently exist.

The following streets are proposed for reconstruction in 2016:

  • Washington Street from the railroad tracks to 13th Street
  • Kent Street from Grand Avenue to Zimmerman Street
  • 2nd Street from Bridge Street to East Wausau Avenue
  • Chicago Avenue from 2nd Street to 10th Street

Future Street Projects

Streets proposed for construction in 2017 will be posted in the spring. 

Special Assessments

Special assessments are typically levied to abutting property owners when street construction projects take place. Please refer to Frequently Asked Questions for more informaton on special assessments.