Public Improvement Projects

Welcome to the Public Improvement Projects page! 

The City of Waukee is continually working on public improvement projects to repair infrastructure, increase public safety and enhance the community. See the City's full Capital Improvement Plan to see what projects are on the horizon.

Project Type Project Name
Anticipated Completion
Streets Kettlestone Boulevard Extension Extend Kettlestone Boulevard east approx. 650 feet for Fleet Farm Development -includes signal at Grand Prairie Parkway Spring 2020
Streets Traffic Signal Enhancements Add adaptive signal control technology for existing signals along Hickman Road, University Avenue, Alice's Road and Grand Prairie Parkway Fall 2020
Streets 10th Street/Sunrise Drive (Phase 2A) Improvements Improvements to 10th Street to facilitate the new high school/sports complex plus initial extension of Sunrise Drive adjacent to the high school/sports complex (10th Street to 6th Street) Fall 2021
Sewer Lift Station No. 3 Phase 2 Improvements Necessary trunk line improvements required to serve property west of Warrior Lane and north of Hickman Road. Spring 2020
Sewer Wastewater Treatment Facility Demolition Removal of Waukee's wastewater treatment plant following connection to the Wastewater Reclamation Authority (WRA) sewer system  Fall 2020
Parks Westown Meadows Park Initial development of a new neighborhood park located near the intersection of Tallgrass Lane and Willowbrook Drive Fall 2019
Parks Alice Nizzi Park Development of a three-acre park which focuses on the City's coal mining history 2020
Parks Glynn Village Park Development of a small neighborhood park in the Glynn Village area 2020
Kettlestone Amenities Construction Phase 2 Trail, pedestrian underpass connection and landscaping around north two ponds west of Grand Prairie Parkway
Fall 2019
Kettlestone Amenities Construction Phase 3
Landscaping and irrigation within medians and along Grand Prairie Parkway (University to Interstate) Fall 2021
Kettlestone Amenities Construction Phase 4 Kettlestone Entrance Sign
Fall 2021
Kettlestone Amenities Construction Phase 5 Pedestrian bridge over north pond and additional trail construction Fall 2021