State transportation officials plan to make improvements on Capitol Drive, with one lane of Capitol Drive closed during day and two lanes closed overnight.
- Lisa Sink
Friday, February 10, 2012
Put down that coffee cup, Capitol Drive motorists. It's time to pay more attention to the road because orange cones will be going up soon. Five miles of Capitol Drive from Mayfair Road west to Brookfield Road will undergo construction this year, with work slated to begin as early as next week, City of Brookfield Public Works Director Tom Grisa told Patch Friday. However, with Friday's snow, that could be pushed back. The first segment will be all in Wauwatosa, from Mayfair Road west to the border with Brookfield at North 124th Street. Two of the three existing lanes will remain open for traffic from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the construction project. But overnight, from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., there will be only one open lane in each direction. …
State transportation officials plan to make improvements along Capitol Drive from Mayfair Road west to Brookfield Road, but the state highway will remain open during the project.
- Lisa Sink
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Construction barrels will line Capitol Drive from Mayfair Road west to Brookfield Road next year, as state transportation officials improve the five-mile stretch from April to October. Two of the three existing lanes will remain open for traffic in each direction of Capitol Drive from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the construction project. From 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., one lane in each direction will remain open. According to plans presented at a public information meeting Tuesday night at the Brookfield Public Safety Building, the work will be broken down into three segments, starting with the stretch of Capitol Drive from Mayfair Road to the 124th Street border that divides Brookfield and Wauwatosa. The second segment will be from 124th Street to …