Historical Highlands


October 15, 2020

Historically appropriate Street Lighting project

The WHHPC, in conjunction with the WHA Board, has been researching and pursuing replacement of the City Street lights in the Highlands with Historically appropriate fixtures for well over a decade, and now that the City of Wauwatosa is replacing all city fixtures with LED lights, we have a window of opportunity to get this – Read More –

March 6, 2017

The Trial Street Lights are Here!

The 90-day trial installation has begun!  Two lights have been installed on Washington Circle and Washington Boulevard at the base of Applecroft Park.  We encourage neighbors to observe the new lighting before and after tree leaf out and provide feedback on ambience, lighting quality and the potential of enhanced home values. Additional information about the – Read More –

August 20, 2013

Washington Highlands Improvement Study

In spring of 2006, the Washington Highlands Historical Preservation Corporation initially engaged Buettner & Associates, Inc. to prepare an improvement study for the street entrances into the Highlands. After the initial concepts were favorably received by the WHHPC Board we asked Buettner & Associates to also include recommendations for the Parks, Open Spaces, and Boulevards. – Read More –