CONSTRUCTION UPDATE REPORT

Central Cook

Effective: 07/17/14 1:35 PM

LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION MUNICIPALITY
START DATE
EST. STOP DATE
COST (millions)
COMMENTS
US 12/20/45 (LaGrange Rd.)

Intersection reconstruction
Countryside, Hodgkins
3/2014
11/2014
$4.227
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60L73 Intersection reconstruction of US 12/2045 (LaGrange Rd.) including milling, resurfacing, patching, striping and other related work at the intersection of Joliet Rd. in Countryside and Hodgkins.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Motorists should expect delays and use caution when workers are present.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Current utility companies are working in the area. There may be occasional daytime lane closures for the utility work. Multi-lane highway with daytime lane closures. Traffic lanes will be reduced during construction activities with temporary traffic signals.
154th Street

Reskurfacing, detector loop, pedestrian signal heads
south Holland
5/2014
7/2014
$0.218
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63856 Project consists of resurfacing with leveling binder and surface courses, curb and gutter repair, Class D patches, pavement marking, detector loop replacement, installation of pedestrian signal heads and all other incidental items to complete the work on 154th Street from 9th Avenue to State Street in the Village of South Holland.
79th St.

Resurfacing
Justice, Bridgeview, Burbank
7/2013
8/2014
$3.059
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W15 5.14 miles of resurfacing on 79th St. from IL 171 to IL 50 in Justice, Bridgeview, and Burbank.
79th St. @ State Road

Traffic signal modernization
Burbank
5/2014
12/2014
$0.376
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T94 Traffic signal modernization on 79th St. at State Road in Burbank.
TRAFFIC ALERT: There is modernizing traffic signals at the intersection. There will be occassional daytime lane closures for the traffic signal work.
OTHER COMMENTS: Motorists should expect delays and allow extra commuting time. Please watch for workers when present.
Central Avenue over I-55

Interchange reconstruction/bridge rehabilitation
Forest View
9/2011
7/2014
$37.657
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60999 Interchange reconstruction and bridge rehabilitation at Central Avenue over I-55 in Forest View.
Cornell Ave.

Reconstruction, storm sewers, curb and gutter, sidewalk, sod and pavement markings
Melrose Park
5/2014
12/2014
$2.769
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63881 Pavement reconstruction, installation of storm sewers, drainage structures and water main, curb and gutter removal and replacement, sidewalk removal and replacement, topsoil, sod and pavement markings on Cornell Ave. from Armitage Ave. to North Ave. in the Village of Melrose Park.
County Line Road

Bridge superstructure replacement, resurfacing, and lighting.
Burr Bridge
3/2014
9/2014
$7.412
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60K77 Bridge superstructure replacement and abutment reconstruction for the County Line Road Bridge over I-55, resurfacing the approach roadway, underpass lighting and other work along County Line Road and interchange infield areas, in Burr Ridge.
IL 171

Bridge substructure repair
River Grove
3/2014
6/2014
$0.175
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W88 Bridge substructure repair on the structure cayying IL 171 over the Des PlainesRiver locted in River Grove.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Motorists should expect delays and use caution when workers are present.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Multilane highway with daytime lane closures. Traffic lanes will be reduced during constaruction activities.
IL 171 (1st Ave.)

Traffic signal modernization and channelization
Lyons
3/2014
1/2015
$1.61
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60V34 Traffic signal modernization and channelization on IL 171 (1st Ave.) and US 34 (Ogden Ave.) in Lyons.
IL 43

Resurfacing
Summit, Chicago
4/2014
10/2014
$1.774
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W61 1.39 miles of milling and resurfacing and other related work on IL 43 from I-55 to 63rd St. in Summit and Chicago.
IL 43 (SB)

Bridge rehabilitation
Lyons
3/2014
8/2014
$0.458
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T07 Bridge rehabilitation including deck repair, joint and substaructure repaires on the structure carrying IL 43 (SB) over the Metropolitan Water Reclamation district of Greater Chicago Railroad in Lyons.
IL 50 (Cicero Ave.)

Traffic signal modernization and other related improvements.
Oak Lawn
5/2014
8/2014
$0.717
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X25 Traffic signal modernization and other related improvements at IL 50 (Cicero Avenue) at Southwest Highway in Oak Lawn.
IL 64 and the Des Plaines River/IL 64 and Thatcher Ave.

Bridge replacement & intersection improvements
River Forest, Elmwood Park, Melrose Park
5/2014
7/2014
$9.827
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60J11 Bridge replacement of the structure carrying IL 64 over the Des Plaines River (SN 016-3035) and intersection improvements on IL 64 (North Ave.) and Thatcher Ave., all located in River Forest, Elmwood Park and Melrose Park.
IL 83 (Kingery Highway)

Bridge painting
Lemont
4/2014
9/2014
$0.982
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60V60 Bridge painting on the structure carrying IL 83 (Kingery Highway) over the S & S and I & M Canals in Lemont.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Please obey all work zone signs and speed limits and allow extra time through this area. Also, please be aware of narrow lanes and max width signage.
TRAFFIC ALERT: One lane closed in each direction.
OTHER COMMENTS: A portion of the adjacent bike path with be restricted to one lane. Please use caution when biking through this area.
Intersection of Golfview Road and 31st Street

Widening, traffic signals, lighting.
Brookfield
9/2013
9/2014
$3.522
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63764 Reconstruct the intersection of Golfview Road and 31st Street to include pavement widening, resurfacing, storm sewer, traffic signals, lighting, building removal and landscaping, located in the Village of Brookfield.
Joliet Rd. at Wolf Rd.

Traffic signal modernization
Indian Head Park
4/2014
8/2014
$0.337
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X32 Traffic signal modernization on Joliet Rd. at Wolf Rd. in Indian Head Park.
Lawndale Ave.

Resurfacing, patching, curb repair, sewer adjustments and pavement marking
Summit
5/2014
9/2014
$0.259
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63401 Removal and resurfacing with leveling binder (machine method), surface courses, curb repair, pavement patchings, sewer structure adjustments, thermoplastic pavement marking, detector loop repair on Lawndale Ave. from the Des Plaines River to Juliet Rd. in the Village of Summit.
McCarthy Road and Walker Road

Channelization and traffic signal modernization
Lemont
7/2013
8/2014
$1.766
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60L79 Channelization and traffic signal modernization on McCarthy Road and Walker Road, located 0.5 miles west of Archer Ave. in Lemont.
Various

Fender and caisson repairs on various structures in Cook County
Forest View, Dolton, Summit, Lyons Township
5/2014
7/2014
$0.316
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W97 Various fender and caisson repairs on various structures in Cook County.
TRAFFIC ALERT: 1) The structures carrying I-55 over the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal in the Village of Summit, Lyons Township. 2)-The structure carrying I-43 (Harlem Ave.) over the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal in the City of Forest View, Stickney Township. 3)-The structure carrying I-94 over the Little Calumet River in the Village of Dolton, Thornton Township.
OTHER COMMENTS: Please see all towns in locations.
Various

LED installation
Central Cook County
5/2014
12/2014
$1.066
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X29 LED installation at various locations in Central Cook County.
Various locations

LED installation
Central Cook County
5/2014
9/2014
$0.9
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W72 LED installation at 22 various locations in Central Cook County.
Various locations

LED installation, traffic signals.
Central Cook County
3/2014
9/2014
$0.849
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W82 LED installation, traffic signal modernization at various locations (58 intersections in all) in Central Cook county
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Trafic lanes will be reduced during construction activities at each intersection. Motorists are cautioned to anticipate delays, use caution when workers are present and allow ample time for delays during the construction of project. Project has daytime lane closures.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Motorists should expect delays and use caution when workers are present.
Various locations

Wrong way driving signage
Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake
10/2013
10/2014
$0.303
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W50 Wrong way driving signage and pavement markings at various locations in Cook, DuPage, Kane, and Lake Counties.
Various locations in Cook, DuPage and Kane Counties

Wrong way signage and pavement marking on ramps
Bedford Pk., Melrose Pk., Calumet City, Elgin, Downers Grove, McCook, Lyons, Lombard, Bartlett, Palos Pk., Hanover Pk., Elmhurst, Lisle, Streamwood, Summit, Stone Park, Schaumburg, Oak Brook, Northlake, Sugar Grove
5/2014
7/2014
$0.172
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X31 Wrong way signage and pavement marking on ramps at various locations in Cook, DuPage and Kane counties.