Downtown Streetscape South Half

This locally funded project includes complete reconstruction of Addison St and Center St within project limits. The reconstruction scope include hot-mix asphalt pavement, curb and gutter, driveway aprons, stamped concrete sidewalk, landscape planter boxes, on-street parallel parking, and other miscellaneous items necessary to complete the work. A new water main will be installed along Addison St while new storm sewer will be installed along Center St. Minor underground utility work is also scheduled for Roosevelt Road. Stamped concrete sidewalk and other streetscape enhancements are scheduled for Main St while York Rd received a stamped concrete sidewalk along the west side of the street. Story Map Detail Here        Full Information Letter Here

Update 07/12/19

The Village has issued ROW utility permits to Nicor. ComEd and Zayo Fiber company to install their facilities within the project corridor while Nicor has been non-responsive since the issuance of the permit. The Village has revoked Nicor’s permit to replace all the main within the project corridor. Nicor will perform a small utility conflict relocation as identified in the project. The contract has been awarded by IDOT this past week and a pre-construction meeting was held on July 10. Weather permitting, the contractor plans to begin the work on July 15.  

Update 06/21/19

The Village has issued ROW utility permits to Nicor. ComEd and Zayo Fiber company to install their facilities within the project corridor. Zayo fiber installation has been completed. ComEd was onsite this week to relocate a utility pole impacted by the proposed construction. Staff is awaiting a response from Nicor regarding their start date.  The work will be done under daily lane closures and will have impact to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. It is critical to relocate utilities out of the way prior to beginning a major construction project to avoid delays during construction. The contract has been awarded by IDOT this past week and a pre-construction meeting is set for July 10. The staff is also planning to host a public meeting prior to the construction phase on June 25th from 4- 6 pm at Village Hall to provide opportunity for residents/businesses to ask questions and familiarize themselves with construction timeframe and expectations.

Update 06/07/19

The Village has issued ROW utility permits to Nicor and Zayo Fiber company to install their facilities within the project corridor. Western utility was onsite to perform installation for Zayo during the week of May 28. Staff anticipates Nicor crews will be onsite during the week of June 10th.  The work will be done under daily lane closures and will have impact to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. It is critical to relocate utilities out of the way prior to beginning a major construction project to avoid delays during construction. Staff is also awaiting an official award of the contract from IDOT as well as a date for a pre-construction meeting. The staff is also planning to host a public meeting prior to the construction phase, likely towards end of June, to provide opportunity for residents/businesses to ask questions and familiarize themselves with construction time-frame and expectations.

Update 5/31/19

The Village has issued ROW utility permits to Nicor and Zayo Fiber company to install their facilities within the project corridor. Western utility was onsite to perform installation for Zayo during the week of May 28. Staff anticipates Nicor crews will be onsite during the week of June 3rd.  The work will be done under daily lane closures and will have impact to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. It is critical to relocate utilities out of the way prior to beginning a major construction project to avoid delays during construction. Staff is also awaiting an official award of the contract from IDOT as well as a date for a pre-construction meeting. The staff is also planning to host a public meeting prior to the construction phase, likely towards end of June, to provide opportunity for residents/businesses to ask questions and familiarize themselves with construction time-frame and expectations.

Update 5/24/19

The Village has issued ROW utility permits to Nicor and Zayo Fiber company to install their facilities within the project corridor. This work will begin within the next week or two. The work will be done under daily lane closures and will have impact to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. It is critical to relocate utilities out of the way prior to beginning a major construction project to avoid delays during construction. Staff is also awaiting an official award of the contract from IDOT as well as a date for a pre-construction meeting. The staff is also planning to host a public meeting prior to the construction phase, likely towards end of June, to provide opportunity for residents/businesses to ask questions and familiarize themselves with construction timeframe and expectations.

Update 5/10/19

The Village has issued ROW utility permits to Nicor and Zayo Fiber company to install their facilities within the project corridor. This work will begin within the next week or two. The work will be done under daily lane closures and will have impact to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. It is critical to relocate utilities out of the way prior to beginning a major construction project to avoid delays during construction.