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East Capitol Drive Reconstruction

Interesting neighborhoods, intriguing people, wonderful architecture, eclectic shops and restaurants, exceptional schools, access to Lake Michigan—all are attributes of the Village of Shorewood. As one of only two primary arterials running through the one-mile square Village, the East Capitol Drive (STH 190) reconstruction represented a community’s desire to create a corridor that offered enhanced economic opportunities for the future.

This busy urban thoroughfare required that GRAEF collaborate with various stakeholders and utilities to minimize impacts along the corridor. Careful attention to safety, aesthetics, and stakeholder concerns was always in the forefront of the designers’ thinking. An active citizenry played a key role in shaping the ultimate design that included bicycle and pedestrian features, environmentally friendly design elements, and increased safety and mobility along the thoroughfare. A seven-inch rainfall and a project location riddled with utilities were capably dealt with and the project moved forward on schedule and budget. The reconstructed modern roadway captures the uniquely warm and eclectic character that epitomizes the Village of Shorewood and represents a community’s desire to create a corridor that will enhance economic opportunities now and into the future.

Awards: ASCE - Wisconsin Chapter, ACEC-WI


E. Capitol Drive, Shorewood, WI

A community creates a corridor that offers economic opportunities.

Martha Jefferson Hospital

A hospital in a park filled with nature, water and outdoor spaces.

Quad/Graphics OK Facility Expansion

GRAEF helped Quad/Graphics expand their Oklahoma facility.

University of Alabama Track and Field

NCAA Division I IAAF track and field

Fannie Road Bridge

Repairing a structurally deficient bridge.

Saint John's on The Lake

20-story senior living tower

Franklin W. Oakwood Road Improvements

Road improvements on West Oakwood Road from 27th Street.

STH 145 Construction Inspection

Construction inspection of 5 roundabouts and 2 bridges.

Caterpillar (Bucyrus International)

Bringing manufacturing space into the 21st century.

Northwestern Mutual Franklin Campus

Two million square feet of office space developed in two phases

Greenleaf Roundabout

The Town of Greenleaf, Wisconsin needed an intersection that promoted safety and commerce.

Herb and Dolly Smith Park

Transforming blighted property into a community asset.

Great Lakes Naval Base

A comprehensive understanding of your facility when updates are in the future.

West Allis Re/Development

West Allis is making strides in its community with its commitment to implementing long-range plans and making fast investment decisions.

Thomas Street Corridor Master Plan

Implementation of master plan adds value to Wausau neighborhood.

Transform Milwaukee Strategic Plan

A comprehensive public-private initiative focused on regenerating Milwaukee as a thriving, 21st century community.

Milwaukee's Future Landscape Gem

A richly detailed and layered urban space that will become a jewel in the City of Milwaukee’s waterfront.

Milwaukee Bucks Parking Structure

1,300-stall parking structure part of the new downtown arena district.

Mary Beth Pettit,Principal - Milwaukee Mary Beth Pettit
Principal - Milwaukee
414 / 266-9175
Pat Kressin,Principal - Milwaukee Pat Kressin
Principal - Milwaukee
414 / 266-9122