CONSTRUCTION UPDATE REPORT

North Cook

Effective: 07/25/14 4:04 PM

LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION MUNICIPALITY
START DATE
EST. STOP DATE
COST (millions)
COMMENTS
US 14

Traffic signal modernization and brick sidewalk work.
Palatine
4/2014
9/2014
$497592.93
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T90 US 14 at 6 intersections East and Westbound (US 14 @ Smith Road to Palatine Road). Traffic signal modernization work and brick sidewalk repacement work.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Motorists should expect delays and use caution within the construction zone.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Expect dailytime lane closures due to traffic signal replacement work. At various sections, brick sidewalks will be closed for brick replacement.
IL 62

Pavement patching
Hoffman Estates, Inverness, S. Barrington
4/2014
10/2014
$2.331
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W56 3.54 miles of pavement patching and diamond grinding on IL 62 (Algonquin Rd.) from Penny Rd. to west of Roselle Rd. in Hoffman Estates, Inverness and South Barrington
IL 62 (Algonquin Rd.)

Resurfacing, striping and signal modernization
Schaumburg
4/2014
11/2014
$0.921
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W05 Resurfacing, striping and traffic signal modernization on IL 62 at Meacham Rd. in Schaumburg
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: The proposed improvement consists of interchange reconstruction and bridge replacement, Motorists can expect temporary lane closures during daytime hour at various location, when needed, to accommodate work zone activities. Motorists should expect delays and use caution when workers are present. Alternate routes are encoursged as delays are anticipated. Mortorists are encouraged to watch for changes in the configurations within the next week.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Stage 2, Main Line & Ramp Traffic Switch - Starting July 23, 2014, traffic on the existing westbound US 20 main line and the on/off ramps at McLean Blvd. will be switched to the newly constructed westbound lanes & ramps. Work will then begin in preparing stage 2 for eastbound traffic. This will consist of installing temporary pavement markings, relocating barrier wall and other miscellaneous items. All of this work will be completed in approximately 4 work days, weather permitting. After completion, US 20 will still have 2 lanes in each direction. Motorists should expect delays use caution in the work zone.
45 various locations

LED installation LED installation
Northwestern Cook County
3/2014
9/2014
$0.631
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W37 Light Emitting Diode (LED) installation at 45 locations in northwestern Cook County.
49 various locations

LED installation
Northwestern Cook County
4/2014
9/2014
$0.675
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W38 LED installation, traffic signal modernization at 49 locations in northwestern Cook County.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Motorists can expect daily lane closures at various locations.
Bridge Street

Bridge repair/widening and resurfacing, and drainage.
Evanston
8/2013
8/2014
$2.367
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63817 This project consists of the rehabilitation of the existing structure which includes removal of the existing concrete deck, repair and widening of the existing piers, widening of the existing abutments, construction of new wingwalls, new PPC I-Beams, new concrete deck and raised sidewalks and new approach slabs, construction of fence, barrier and rails on new sidewalk on the bridge and approach slab, pavement reconstruction of aggregate subgrade, HMA binder and surface courses, new lighting and traffic signals installed, drainage modifications and pavement markings located on Bridge Street from McCormick Boulevard to Brown Street over the North Shore Channel in the City of Evanston
Busse Woods Trail over IL 72

Bike Trail, pedestrian structure
Elk Grove Village
6/2013
9/2014
$1.734
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63809 Project consists of the construction of a HMA bike trail, pedestrian structure, grading, seeding, installation of culverts, installation of signs, removal of existing pedestrian push buttons and signal heads along with all incidental items to complete the work on Busse Woods Trail over Illinois Route 72 in the Village of Elk Grove Village.
Cambridge Drive South and Syracuse Lane

Culvert replacement and storm sewers.
Schaumburg
2/2014
11/2014
$1.136
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63792 This project consists of the removal and replacement of the existing twin CMP culverts on Cambridge Drive South and Syracuse Lane and the removal and replacement of the existing single CMP culvert at Cambridge Drive North, including earth excavation, pavement removal, construction of storm sewers and watermain, HMA binder surface course, pavement markings, sodding and seeding, located in the Village of Schaumburg.
Central Avenue
Sauganash Avenue
Morse Avenue
Resurfacing, widening, signal improvements
Lincolnwood
6/2014
11/2014
$0.752
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 61A27 Project consists of HMA surface removal, full depth pavement removal, PCC base course widening, combination curb and gutter removal and replacement, HMA resurfacing, signal improvements and all other incidental items to complete the work on Central Avenue at the intersection with Pratt Avenue in the Village of Lincolnwood.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Motorists shall expect daily lane closures and periodic overnight lane closures on north/south Central Avenue and east/west Pratt Avenue. Motorists are reminded to slow down and use caution. Due to lane restricitons, motorists should allow for more time while commuting through the construction zone and they are encouraged to use alternate routes whenever possible.
TRAFFIC ALERT: One way traffic with flaggers
Church St. & Crawford Ave.

Roadway reconstruction
Skokie
5/2014
9/2014
$0.974
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63734 HMA surface removal, pavement removal, curb & gutter removal and replacement, HMA binder and surface, pavement patching, traffic signals and pavement markings located at the intersection of Church St. & Crawford Ave. in the Village of Skokie.
Commuter Drive

Pedestrian path
Rolling Meadows
10/2013
9/2014
$1.574
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63717 Full depth reconstruction of Commuter Drive, construction of a pedestrian path and the extension of a culvert to accommodate the pedestrian path, starting east of Rohlwing Road to the Arlington Park Metra Station in the City of Rolling Meadows.
Des Plaines Avenue

Crack control treatment, sewer structure, detector loops.
North Riverside
5/2014
8/2014
$0.897
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 61A08 Project consists of HMA surface removal, HMA resurfacing with leveling binder (machine method), area reflective crack control treatment, pavement patching, sewer structure adjustments, thermoplastic pavement marking, detector loop repair, and all other incidental items to complete the work on (Des Plaines Avenue) from 26th Street to Cermak Road in the Village of North Riverside.
Harrison Street and Central Road

Sidewalks, traffic control
Unincorporated Maine Township in Des Plaines
9/2013
6/2014
$0.117
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63828 Project consists of the construction of sidewalks, erosion control, street crossing improvements, sidewalk removal, construction layout, traffic control, pavement marking and all other incidental items to complete the work on Harrison Street from Meadow Lane to Dee Road and at Central Road at Dee Road within unincorporated Maine Township.
IL 171 over the Des Plaines River

Bridge repair
River Grove
2/2014
10/2014
$0.175
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W88 Bridge substructure repair on the structure carrying IL 171 over the Des Plaines River located in River Grove.
IL 21

Traffic signal modernization at 8 intersections.
Chicago, Niles, Morton Grove
10/2012
9/2014
$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.
IL 68

Sidewalk, driveway paving, and landscaping.
Buffalo Grove
8/2013
11/2014
$0.662
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63614 Project consists of sidewalk construction, driveway pavement removal and replacement, landscaping and all other incidental items to complete the work on IL 68 from Ridge Road to Huntington Lane in the Village of Buffalo Grove.
Intersection of Central Road and Dearlove Road.

Drainage improvement
Glenview
6/2014
7/2014
$0.99
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W95 Drainage improvement at the intersection of Central road and Dearlove Road in Glenview.
Kensington Road

Reconstruction Reconstruction
Mount Prospect
4/2013
8/2014
$3.332
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63746 Project consists of the reconstruction of Kensington Road from Forest Avenue to IL 83 in the Village of Mount Prospect.
Main Street

Resurfacing, detector loops, and markings.
Skokie
5/2014
9/2014
$0
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 61A09 Project consists of HMA surface removal, PCC pavement patching, HMA resurfacing, adjustment of structures, detector loop installation, thermoplastic pavement markings, and all other incidental items to complete the work on Main Street from Lincoln Avenue to Skokie Boulevard in the Village of Skokie.
Mannheim Road

New bridge
Hillside
4/2014
9/2014
$0.363
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63860 Project consists of removing and replacing the existing bridge fence with decorative panels on the Mannheim Road Bridge over I-290 in the Village of Hillside.
Roosevelt Road

Storm sewers, street lights, landscaping.
Broadview
5/2014
1/2015
$1.965
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63768 Project consists of the removal of the existing sidewalk, curb and gutter, driveway aprons, storm sewers and drainage structures, decorative street lights, tree grates, trees and all other incidental items to complete the work on Roosevelt Road from 23rd Avenue to 17th Avenue in the Village of Broadview.
Schaumburg Road @ Barrington Road

Street and traffic signals, storm sewers, and resurfacing
Schaumburg
5/2013
8/2014
$6.583
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63629 Project consists of pavement removal, earth excavation, curb and gutter removal and replacement, storm sewer, HMA binder and surface courses, street lighting, traffic signals, pavement marking and all other incidental items to complete the work on Schaumburg Road at Barringington Road in the Village of Schaumburg.
US 12/45 (Mannheim Road)

Roadway reconstruction and widening
Rosemont, Schiller Park
7/2013
9/2014
$37.495
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60G37 1.65 miles of roadway reconstruction and widening of US 12/45 (Mannheim Rd.) from IL 19 to I-190, construction of Balmoral Underpass, retaining walls, lighting, traffic signal modernization, and other work in Rosemont and Schiller Park.
US 12/45 (Mannheim Road)

Roadway reconstruction, lighting, and Traffic signals.
Rosemont, Des Plaines
5/2013
8/2014
$21.497
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60P35 1.46 miles of roadway reconstruction and widening on US 12/45 (Mannheim Rd.) from IL 72 to IL-190 lighting, traffic signal modernization, drainage and other work in Rosemont and Des Plaines.
US 14

Traffic signal modernization
Palatine
6/2014
10/2014
$0.497
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T90 Traffic signal modernization along US 14 from Smith Road to Palatine Road in Palatine.
US 20 (Lake St.)

Widening, and traffic signal modernization
Bartlett, Streamwood
3/2014
8/2014
$0.2276
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60N18 0.45 mile of widening, resurfacing, shoulder work, traffic signal modernization and other work on US 20 (Lake Street) from Oak Ave. to Park Ave. in Bartlett and Streamwood.
Various locations

LED installation
Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect
4/2014
11/2014
$1.265
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W23 Light Emitting Diode (LED) installation at various location in Arlaington Heights and Mount Prospect in Cook Count.
Various locations in Cook County

LED installation
Des Plaines, Mt. Prospect, Elk Grove Township
6/2014
10/2014
$0.837
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X15 LED installation at various locations in northern Cook County.
Various locations in Cook, Lake & McHenry Counties

Wrong way driving signing and striping on ramps
Prospect Hts., Buffalo Grove, Arlington Hts., Lake Forest, Highland Pk., Wauconda, Waukegan, Niles, N. Chicago, Crystal Lk., Gurnee, Wheeling, Palatine
5/2014
11/2014
$0.16
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X30 Wrong way driving signage and striping on ramps at various locations in Cook, Lake and McHenry Counties.
Various locations in northeastern Cook County

LED installation
Glenview, Maine Township
5/2014
10/2014
$947011
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X16 LED installation at 63 locations in northeastern Cook County.
Viaducts crossings at Ridgeland Ave./Marion St and South Boulevard and North Boulevard

Architectural enhancements and streetscape and lighting improvements.
Oak Park
5/2013
9/2014
$1.248
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63722 Project consists of architectural enhancements, streetscape and lighting improvements which includes decorative ornamental metal panels and sign panels, replacement of brick pavers with PCC sidewalk, bike rack replacement, decorative lighting posts and fixtures and all other incidental items to complete the work on at the viaduct crossings at Ridgeland Avenue and Marion Street between South Boulevard and North Boulevard in the Village of Oak Park.
W. Grand Ave

Traffic signal modernization
Northlake
4/2014
9/2014
$0.305
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W98 Traffic signal modernization on W. Grand Ave. from County Line Road to Northwest Ave. and N. Wolf Rd. in Northlake.
West Lake Avenue

Roadway widening, intersection channelization, traffic signals.
Glenview
5/2014
10/2014
$3.228
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63878 This project consists of roadway widening and reconstruction, intersection channelization, traffic signal modernization, multi-use path construction and utility adjustments on West Lake Avenue from Pfingsten Road to North Lake Terrace in the Village of Glenview.
Willow Road

Roadway reconstruction, adding lanes, bridge, lighting and drainage.
Northfield, Northbrook, Glenview, Winnetka
4/2013
10/2014
$27.234
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T35 1.80 miles of roadway reconstruction, adding lanes, drainage work, bridge replacement, lighting, traffic signal modernization, and other work on Willow Rd. from IL 43 (Waukegan Road) to I-94 in Northfield, Northbrook, Glenview, and Winnetka.