Public Improvement Projects

The City of Waukee is continually working on public improvement projects to repair infrastructure, increase public safety and enhance the community. Such projects involve independent contractors and vendors working under the direction of Waukee Public Works and Development Services after project and contract approval by the Waukee City Council. For more information about upcoming projects, view the current capital improvement plan.

Project Type Project Name  Description  Anticipated Completion
Roads  Alice's Road Widening Phase 5 Construction to widen Alice's Road from two to six lanes between SE Olson Drive and NE Horizon Drive; includes improvements at the Hickman Road and Alice's Road intersection. CLICK FOR MORE DETAILS. Spring 2019 
Roads SE Westown Parkway Extension and Grand Prairie Parkway Greenbelt Weirs  Construction to extend Westown Parkway from Prairie Park Lane to Grand Prairie Parkway; includes the construction of weirs along Grand Prairie Parkway and a pedestrian crossing Completed
Roads Alice's Road Widening Phase 4 Construction to widen Alice's Road from two to six lanes between University Avenue and SE Olseon Drive; includes the addition of a pedestrian underpass connecting the Heart of the Warrior Trail.  Completed
Roads Pavement Overlay -West Waukee  Overlay of existing chip sealed street in older part of Waukee - west of 6th Street  Annual 
Roads Annual Street Patching Projects  Street Patching of various streets as determined in street quality assessment program  Annual 
Roads Annual Pavement Marking Painting  Annual painting of the pavement markings throughout the City  Annual 
Roads Annual Developer Lane Additions  Miscellaneous agreements to complete additional lanes over and above developer responsibilities  Annual 
Gas Gas Main and Service Rehabilitation  Replacement of plastic gas main with steel gas main due to corrosion issues and additional testing  Annual 
Sewer  Original Waukee Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project - Phase II Sewer lining and service line grouting of sewers in Original Waukee neighborhoods Completed
Sewer Inflow and Infiltration-Annual  Project relates to eliminating storm water connections into the sanitary sewer system  Annual 
Stormwater Sump Pump Line Project  Installation of sump pump collection lines within the older subdivisions Annual 
Kettlestone  Amenities Construction Phase I Trail and landscaping around south two ponds east of Grand Prairie Parkway  Completed
Kettlestone  Amenities Construction Phase II Trail, pedestrian underpass connection and landscaping around north two ponds west of Grand Prairie Parkway  Fall 2019
Kettlestone  Amenities Construction Phase III  Landscaping and irrigation within medians and along Grand Prairie Parkway (University to Interstate) Fall 2021
Kettlestone  Amenities Construction Phase IV Kettlestone Entrance Sign  Fall 2021
Kettlestone  Amenities Construction Phase V Pedestrian bridge over north pond and additional trail construction Fall 2021