Waukesha County

About Work In Right Of Way Permits:

A permit is required for work in County Highway right of way for 

• replacement of culvert
• construction of new retaining wall, sidewalk, or path
• installation of sign, traffic signal
• jump to Access permits

What is the purpose of a Work In Right Of Way permit? 

• Preserve orderly and safe movement of vehicles on Waukesha County highways with minimum interference to through traffic
• Control the use of drainage structures, which can be necessary to preserve the physical structure of the highway

View the standards for permitting access in Waukesha County Code, Chapter 15 – Roads and Bridges here.

View and apply:


Waukesha County
Work In R.O.W. Permits

Contact: Jason Mayer (email)

Phone 262-548-7740 • Fax: 262-896-8097
8 am - 4:30 pm • Monday - Friday

Waukesha County Administration Center
515 W. Moreland Blvd. AC 220
Waukesha  WI  53188 (directions)