CONSTRUCTION UPDATE REPORT

City of Chicago

Effective: 07/25/14 4:04 PM

LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION MUNICIPALITY
START DATE
EST. STOP DATE
COST (millions)
COMMENTS
IL 43

Resurfacing
Summit, Chicago
4/2014
9/2014
$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.
Circle Interchange in-field area

Installation of CCTV cameras, towers and cable
Chicago
3/2014
9/2014
$0.706
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W49 Installation of CCTV cameras, towers, cable begins at the SE Bridge House located on the east side of the South Branch of the Chicago River and extends along Interstate I-290 to the Communications Hut within the I- 90/94 Circle interchange, in Chicago,
Cumberland Avenue

Widening, and replacement of bridge
Chicago, Park Ridge
7/2013
8/2014
$20.752
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60J14 Removal, replacement and widening of the structure carrying Cumberland Ave. over I-90 (Kennedy Expressway) as well as drainage work, traffic signals, lighting and other improvements, located in Chicago and Park Ridge.
East Harrison St. Bridge

Bridge reconstruction
Chicago
7/2014
8/2015
$10.76
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W71 Removal and replacement of the East Harrison St. bridge over I-90/94 (Circle Interchange) including retaining walls, approach work, lighting and other associated improvements.
Harrison, Des Plaines, Van Buren, & Halsted Streets, and Chicago Ave.

Bulk heading 5 abandoned underground water tunnels.
Chicago
3/2014
11/2014
$4.983
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W36 Bulk heading 5 abandoned underground water tunnels in advance of the proposed Circle Interchange reconstruction at Harrison, Des Plaines, Van Buren, and Halsted Streets, and Chicago Avenue in Chicago.
I-290 Congress Parkway, Circle Interchange and UIC rehabilitation

Bridge replacement and rehabilitation of the University of Illinois
Chicago
4/2014
6/2015
$23.622
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W29 Bridge replacement, roadway reconstruction, lighting and CTA station rehabilitation on Peoria Street Bridge at I-290/Congress Parkway/Circle Interchange
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Expect nightly lane closures and watch for changes in traffic patterns on I-290 within the next 5 weeks.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Peoria St. pedestrian bridge over I-290 will be closed with no access to the CTA station from Peoria St. Road will be closed through November 15, 2014. Pedestrian detour to Morgan St. via Van Burean St. to the north and Harrison St. to the south will be posted. Pedestrians can access the CTA station from the Morgan St. detour.
OTHER COMMENTS: Replacement of the Peoria Street Bridge over Interstate I-290 and the CTA Blue Line from Harrison Street to south of Van Buren Street. Also includes rehabilitation of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Street Blue Line CTA Station adjacent to the Peoria Street Bridge.
I-55

Sign installation
Chicago
8/ 2014
8/2014
$0.362
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X90 Sign installation for bus on the shoulder usage along I-55 from IL 50 (Cicero Ave.) to I-90/94 in Chicago.
I-55 (Stevenson Expway)

Bridge repairs
Chicago
6/2014
11/2014
$0.664
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X91 Bridge deck repairs on the structures carrying I-55 (Stevenson Expressway) at US 41 (Lake Shore Drive) located in Chicago.
I-90/94 & I-290

New bridges and traffic signals
Chicago
5/2014
5/2015
$0.4256
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W26 Bridge removal and replacement, approach roadway construction and resurfacing underpass and roadway lighting on the Halsted St. and West Harrison Bridges canopy construction on Halsted St. near CTA station and new traffic signals, all located along I-90/94, I-290 from Circle Interchanges to Halston St. Bridge and Harrison St. Bridge in Chicago.
I-90/94 -Morgan Street Bridge at I-290

New bridge, traffic signals, retaining wall.
Chicago
9/2013
9/2014
$18.459
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W25 Bridge removal and replacement, approach work, underpass and roadway lighting, retaining wall, traffic signals and other work located on I-90/94 on the Morgan Street Bridge at I-290 Congress Parkway (Circle Interchange) in Chicago.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Occassional temporary lane closures at night and on weekends. Lanes will be reduced during off peak hours. Motorists should expect delays and use caution when workers are present. Please allow extra commuting time.
OTHER COMMENTS: Motorists are encouraged to watch for changes in traffic patterns. Utilitiy Companies are working in this area there may be occassional lane closures for this purpose.
I-90/94/290 (Circle Interchange)

Landscaping
Chicago
3/2014
9/2014
$0.221
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X37: Landscaping along I-90/94/290 (Circle Interchange) consisting of tree and stump removal and tree planting.
I-94

Fieber optic cable installation
Chicago
4/2014
9/2014
$0.364
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60V83 Fiber Optic Cable installation along I-94 west of Martin Luther King Drive to 130th Street in Chicago.
I-94 (Bishop Ford)

Bridge rehabilitation and intersection improvements
Chicago
6/2013
9/2014
$10.774
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60V61 Bridge rehabilitation and intersection improvements on I-94 (Bishop Ford Expressway) at the Stony Island Feeder Interchange in Chicago.
I-94/90 (Kennedy Expressway) at Ohio St.

Bridge rehabilitation and ramp
Chicago
8/2013
11/2014
$16.43
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60F63 Bridge rehabilitation and ramp construction on I-94/90 (Kennedy Expressway) at Ohio Street located at the Ohio Street Interchange in Cook County, Chicago.
IL 21

Traffic signal modernizatrion at 8 intersections.
Chicago, Niles, Morton Grove
10/2012
8/2014
$1.995
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60R44 Traffic signal modernization along IL 21 at 8 intersections including new mast arms, controllers, LED signal heads and pavement markings.
OTHER COMMENTS: Also in Niles and Morton Grove.
Kostner, Pulaski, Sacramento, and Ashland Avenues

Bridge repair
Chicago
6/2013
8/2014
$4.77
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60V58 The improvement consists of joint repairs, patching and substructure repairs along the centerline of I-90/94 (Kennedy Expressway) from I-94 (Edens Expressway) (including Kostner Ave, Pulaski Ave, Sacramento Ave, and Ashland Ave.) and proceeds in a southeasterly direction for approximately 6.52 miles to W. Augusta Blvd. in the City of Chicago
Northern Cook County

LED installation at various locations in Northern Cook County
Skokie, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Winnetka
6/2014
12/2014
$0.943
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X28 LED installation at various locations in Northern Cook County
Roosevelt Road

Resurfacing
Chicago, Cicero
7/2014
10/2014
$0.847
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X47 Resurfacing on Roosevelt Road from Laramie Ave. to Pulaski Road in Chicago and Cicero.
Stony Island Connector/Stony Island Extension

Bridge and roadway rehabilitation
Chicago
9/2013
10/2014
$29.989
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60J12 Bridge and roadway rehabilitation including removal and replacement of the sub and superstructures of Stony Island Connector and the Stony Island Extension, which connects I-94 (Bishop Ford Exp) with Stony Island Ave. near 103rd St. in south Chicago. This project includes the rehabilitation of the westbound Stony Island Connector over the Norfolk Southern Railroad and Woodlawn Avenue. The rehabilitation of a new bridge for the northbound Stony Island Extension rehabilitation goes over 103rd St.
US 41 (Foster Ave.)

Resurfacing
Chicago`
8/2013
8/2014
$3.647
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60t51 6.44 miles of resurfacing on US 41 (Foster Ave.) from east of Harlem Ave. to Ashland Ave. in Chicago.
Various locations in southern Cook County

LED installation
Blue Island, Calumet Pk., Chicago, Dolton, Alsip, Worth, Robbins, Riverdale, S. Holland, Harvey, Phoenix
6/2014
11/2014
$926328
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X24 LED installation in various locations in southern Cook County
Western Avenue

Resurfacing
Chicago
8/2013
8/2014
$3.707
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60R16 5.10 miles of resurfacing on Western Aven from 34th St. to Columbus Drive in Chicago.