CONSTRUCTION UPDATE REPORT

South Cook

Effective: 07/17/14 1:35 PM

LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION MUNICIPALITY
START DATE
EST. STOP DATE
COST (millions)
COMMENTS
112th Street and 115th St.

Sidewalks, curb and gutter.
Worth
9/2013
9/2014
$0.234
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63836 This project consists of PCC sidewalks, detectable warnings, pavement markings, curb and gutter removal and replacement, catch basins, pipe culverts and storm sewers, located on 112th Street from Oak Park Avenue to Nashville Avenue and 115th Street from Oak Park Avenue to Ridgeland Avenue in the Village of Worth.
207th St.

Sidewalks, street lighting, and signage
Olympia Fields
4/2014
9/2014
$0.528
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63841 Project consists of 5' wide PCC sidewalks, detectable warnings, pavement markings, street lighting, signing, restoration and all other incidental items to complete the work on 207th Street from Governor's Highway to Olympian Way in the Village of Olympia Fields.
71st St.

Construction of a grade separation underpass
Bridgeview
7/2012
10/2014
$16.108
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63556 Project consists of the construction of a grade separation underpass at the existing CSX Railroad tracks, construction of retaining walls, 71st Street will be reconstructed and depressed under the new bridge with a portion of Ferdinand Avenue requiring reconstruction, utility relocation, storm sewers, detention pond expansion, curb and gutter, sidewalks, lighting and landscaping, from east of 78th Avenue to Beloit Avenue, in the Village of Bridgeview. (Please contact Timothy Whalen of AECOM at 312-938-0300 regarding questions).
75 locations

LED installation & traffic signals.
South Cook County
4/2014
10/2014
$0.1029
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W81 LED installation, traffic signal modernization at 75 locations in South Cook County.
91st St.

Sidewalk, landscaping, and sidewalks.
Hickory Hills
5/2014
98/2014
$0.213
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63855 Concrete sidewalk project consisting of PCC sidewalk, curb and gutter repair, pavement patching, driveway replacement, landscaping and all other incidental items to complete the work on 91st Street from 88th Avenue to Jonathan Drive in the City of Hickory Hills.
Ashland Avenue

New storm sewer
Dixmoor, Riverdale
10/2013
11/2014
$0.268
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60R82 Installation of new storm sewer at the pump station on Ashalnd Avenue to the Little Calumet River in Dixmoor and Riverdale.
Ashland Avenue

Resurfacing, guardrail, traffic signals
Blue Island, Dixmoor, Riverdale
5/2012
9/2014
$2.787
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60P64 Improvements to Ashland Avenue consisting of milling, resurfacing, storm sewer installation, guardrail, traffic signals, striping and other work from Broadway Street to Thornton Road in Blue Island, Dixmoor and Riverdale.
Cal-Sag Greenway Trail

Bike Trail
Palos Park, Alsip
8/2014
7/2015
$2.37
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63834 Project consists of the construction of a 10' wide HMA pedestrian trail, extending two box culverts, construction of a cast-in-place retaining wall, construction of a segmental concrete blockwall, PCC sidewalk, combination curb and gutter, storm sewer, traffic signal modifications and landscaping. Project is separated into two (2) segments from 86th Ave. to Southwest Hwy. and from Ridgeland Ave. to Cicero Ave., located in the Village of Palos Park and Alsip.
Cicero Avenue

Pavement patching, landscaping.
Alsip
5/2014
9/2014
$0.353
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63890 This project consists of the construction of PCC sidewalk, curb and gutter repair, pavement patching, driveway replacement, detectable warnings and landscaping on Cicero Avenue from 111th Street to 115th Street and 119th Street to 123rd Street in the Village of Alsip.
Claire Boulevard

Resurfacing, curb & gutter
Robbins
10/2013
8/2014
$0.327
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63845 This project consists of HMA surface removal, curb and gutter removal and replacement, sidewalk removal and replacement, polymerized leveling binder, HMA surface course, structure adjustments and pavement markings located on Claire Boulevard from 139th Street to Kedzie Avenue in the Village of Robbins.
Cottage Grove Avenue

Resurfacing and curb and gutter
South Holland
5/2014
8/2014
$0.592
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63854 Project consists of resurfacing with leveling binder and surface courses, curb and gutter repair, Class D patches, pavement marking, detector loop replacement and all incidental items to complete the work on Cottage Grove Avenue from US Route 6 to 154th Street in the Village of South Holland.
East Ave.

Resurfacing, crack control and patching.
Berwyn
8/2013
6/2014
$1.932
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63837 Project consists of HMA surface removal, HMA resurfacing with leveling binder, area reflective crack control and patching,on East Ave. From 31st Street to Cermak Road in the City of Berwyn.
Eleanor St.

Resurfacing
Thornton
4/2014
7/2014
$0.194
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60L89 0.27 mile of resurfacing on Eleanor St. from Water St. to Williams St. in Thornton.
Fountainbleau Drive

Resurfacing and patching
Hazel Crest
8/2014
11/2014
$0.347
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 61A21 0.76 mile of resurfacing, cuarb and gutter repair, HMA patches and pavement markings on Fountainbleau Drive from 183rd Street to Kedzie Avenue in Hazel Crest.
Harwood Avenue

Resurfacing and channelization
Homewood


$0.297
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T99 0.52 mile of channelization and resurfacing on Harwood Avenue from 183rd Street to Elm Road and from Elm Road to Dixie Highwaiy in Homewood.
I-290 Interchange

Two architectural monuments and landscaping
Hillside
5/2013
9/2014
$0.166
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63783 This project consists of construction of two architectural monuments including structural excavation, concrete foundations, brick and stone veneer, restoration and landscaping located at the I-290 interchange in the Village of Hillside.
I-57

Shoulder seal coat improvement
Calumet Park, Dixmoor, Posen, Blue Island, Chuicago, Markham, Oak Forest
7/2014
9/2014
$2.005
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X67 Shoulder seal coat improvement along I-57 from north of 175th St. to IL 1 (Halsted St.) in Calumet Park, Dixmoor, Posen, Blue Island, Chicago, Markham, and Oak Forest for a total of 11.77 milels.
I-57 over the Cal-Sag channel

Bridge joint replacement
Blue Island
4/2014
10/2014
$0.567
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W60 Bridge joint replacement and approach pavement repairs on the structures carrying I-57 over the Cal-Sag channel located in Blue Island.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Motorists need to be alert and watch for posted alternate routes/detour signs. Please allow extra travel time and watch for trucks/utility vehicles and workers when going through construction zone.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Inside shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 will be closed beginning May 1 until early June; lane 3 will be in June until July; two lanes of traffic NB and SB during construction.
OTHER COMMENTS: detour route: Exit NB 1-57 to west 159th st (159th to Cicero ave/north to 127th st/turn east on 127th st to return to NB I-57.; -SB is to Exit I-57 to west 127th St. to Cicero Ave., south on Cicero to 159th St. east on 159th St. to 1-57 SB entrance.
I-80

Installation of fiber optic cable.
Tinley Park and Country Club Hills.
5/2013
10/2014
$0.595
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60V81 Installation of fiber optic cable and associated appurtenances along I-80 from east of 80th Ave. to I-294 in Tinley Park and Country Club Hills.
IL 83 (147th St.)

Roadway reconstruction, lighting and traffic signals
Midlothian, Dixmoor, Harvey, Posen
3/2013
10/2014
$22.15
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60M57 2.34 miles of roadway reconstruction, lighting and traffic signal installation on IL 83 (147th St.) from Kedzie Ave. to Western Ave. (Dixie Highway) in Midlothian, Harvey, Posen and Dixmoor.
IL 83 (Sibley Blvd.)

Resurfacing, traffic signal installation
Harvey
6/2013
10/2014
$0.404
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T92 Traffic signal installation timing/progression, resurfacing and other related work on IL 83 (Sibley Blvd.) at the intersection of Wallace St. in Harvey.
IL 83 I& the L&M Canal

Pedestrian superstructure
Palos Park, Lemont
5/2014
9/2014
$4.465
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63866 Work consists of the construction of a 10-foot wide HMA pedestrian path, the construction of a 50'-0" prefabricated pedestrian superstructure, existing bridge slope wall modifications, guardrail modifications, signing, grading and traffic signal modifications, beginning at the intersection of IL 83 and the I&M Canal to 86th Avenue. Project is 7.43 miles and is located in the Forest Preserve District of Cook County and the Villages of Palos Park and Lemont.
Jackson Avenue

Resurfacing, curb and gutter, patches and markings
South Chicago Heights
10/2013
9/2014
$0.264
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63844 This project consists of 0.71 mile of resurfacing including leveling binder and surface course , curb and gutter repair, patches and pavement markings located on Jackson Avenue from Sauk Trail to 26th Street in the Village of South Chicago Heights.
Kedzie Ave.

Removal and replacement of sidewalks
Merrionette Park
5/2014
9/2014
$0.97
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63884 Removal and replacement of sidewalks located on Kedzie Ave. from Meadow Ln. to 118th St. and 115th St. from west of Troy Dr. to east of Whipple St. in the Village of Merrionette Park.
Maple Avenue

Resurfacing, driveways, patching and sewer.
Brookfield
5/2013
8/2014
$0.635
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63762 Project consists of resurfacing, intermittent replacement of defective curb and gutter, driveways, and sidewalks; combined sewer repairs, pavement patching, HMA surface removal, resurfacing with level binder and HMA surface course, pavement striping, restoring the parkways with topsoil and sod and all other incidental items to complete the work on Maple Avenue from 47th Street to Burlington Avenue in the Village of Brookfield.
New Ave.

Milled rumble strip and guardrail replacement.
Lockport, Romeoville, Lemont
4/2014
10/2014
$1.529
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60R86 Milled rumble strip and guardrail replacement on New Ave. from the Cook County Line to IL 171 (Archer Ave.)
Oak Park Avenue

Pavement patching, markings, and widening.
Tinley Park
5/2014
10/2014
$0.664
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 61A01 This project consists of resurfacing with edge grinding, hot-in-place recycling and surface course placement, curb and gutter repair, pavement patching, pavement markings, HMA multi-use path installation and pavement widening on Oak Park Avenue from South Street to 183rd St in the Village of Tinley Park.
Pulaski Road

Street lighting
Alsip
11/2012
6/2014
$0.867
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63726 This project consists of street lighting improvements, including aluminum street lights and mast arms and luminaires, located on Pulaski Road from 123rd Street to 115th Street in the Village of Alsip.
Southwest Highway and 80th Ave.

Pedestrian bridge, traffic signal
Palos Heights
6/2014
8/2014
$1.607
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63782 consists of the construction of a 10 ft wide HMA pedestrian path, the construction of a 60'-0" prefabricated pedestrian superstructure, a sheet pile retaining wall, signing and traffic signal modifications, beginning at Southwest Highway and 80th Avenue, continuing northward to 117th St. and westward on 117th St., extending northward to the Cal-Sag Channel to the Ridgeland Ave. Bridge via Lake Catherine Dr., located in the City of Palos Heights.
Thorn Creek

2 segments of bicycle trail, pedestrian signal heads, signals,
Glenwood, Chicago Heights
10/2013
12/2014
$4.637
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63769 Project consists of the construction of 2 segments of bicycle trail including drainage improvements, grading, seeding, bridge structures, retaining walls, pavement marking, pedestrian signal heads, erosion control, tree removal, traffic control and all other incidental items to complete the work on Thorn Creek Trail from 26th Street to 183rd Street within the City of Chicago Heights and the Village of Glenwood.
Timber Line Drive

Alignment of Timber Line Drive, pedestrian path, landscaping
Lemont
6/2013
9/2014
$0.674
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63804 Project consists of relocating the alignment and the reconstruction of Timber Line Drive, construct pedestrian pathways, lighting and landscaping, from 127th Street for 0.08 miles in Centennial Park, located in the Village of Lemont.
US 30

Channelization and traffic signal modernization
Olympia Fields
4/2014
11/2014
$1.066
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60T19 Channelization and traffic signal modernization along US 30 at Western Ave. in Olympia Fields.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: Multilane highway with daytime lane closures and permanent closures. Traffic lanes will be reduced. Motorists should expect delays and use caution when as workers will be present.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Multilane Highway with permanent closures. Western Ave. will be reduced from two lanes to one lane in each direction; US 30 will be reduced to two lanes in each direction. Motosrists should expect delays, watch for flaggers, and signs, and if possible use alternate routes.
US 30 (Lincoln Highway)

Grade separation
Lynwood
7/2014
6/2015
$17.991
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60R19 Grade separation and roadway reconstruction on US 30 (Lincoln Highway) at the Canadian National/Wisconsin Central and ITS Parents Railroad located in Lynwood.
US 45

Widening to add lanes
Orland Park, Orland Hills, Tinley Park
10/2013
7/2015
$29.686
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60F05 2.80 miles of additional lanes, widening and reconstruction on US 45 from 159th St. to 179th St. in Orland Park, Orland Hills, and Tinley Park.
US 45 (LaGrange Rd.)

Adding lanes, retaining walls, resurfacing.
Orland Park, Palos Park
10/2013
7/2015
$32.92
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60M62 1.79 miles of additional lanes, drainage work retaining walls, bike path, drainage systems, guardrails, retaining walls of various types, traffic signals, street lighting, erosion and sediment control, pavement marking, signing, landscaping, and traffic control on US 45 (La Grange Rd.) from 131st St. to 143rd St. in Orland Park and Palos Park.
US 45 (LaGrange Rd.)

Adding lanes, retaining walls, signals, erosion control.
Orland Park
10/2013
7/2015
$26.92
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60M61 1.93 miles of additional lanes, retaining walls, medians, sidewalk, bike path, drainage systems, guardrails, retaining walls of various types, traffic signals, street lighting, erosion and sediment control, pavement marking, signing, landscaping, and traffic Control on US 45 (La Grange Rd.) from 143rd St. to 159th St. in Orland Park.
US 6 at the intersection of Oak Park Ave. and 71St. Ct.

Traffic signal modernization
Oak Forest, tinley Park, Orland Park
6/2014
9/2014
$0.396
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X33 Traffic signal modernization (complete rebuild) along US 6 at the intersection of Oak Park Ave. and other related work at US 6 and 71st Ct., all located in Oak Forest, Tinley Park and Orland Park.
US 6/159th St. at IL 83 (Torrance Ave.)

Traffic signals and channelization
Caluimet City
6/2014
8/2014
$0.645
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W90 Traffic signal modernization and channelization on US 6/159th St. at IL 83 (Torrence Ave) in Calumet City.
various

Sidewalk construction and pavement markings.
Countryside
5/2014
7/2014
$0.127
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 61A05 This project consists of sidewalk construction, replacement and repair, and pavement markings at various locations within the City of Countryside. (locations: Brainard Ave. on 61st Street and Rose Avenue on 58th Street.)
Various

LED installation
Oak Forest, Orland Park, Tinley Park
7/2014
6/2015
$0.582
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X65 LED installation at vrious locations in southern Cook County.
Various

LED installation
Southern Cook County
7/2014
10/2014
$0.805
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X64 LED installation at vaarious locations in southern Cook County.
SUGGESTIONS TO MOTORISTS: .
Various locations

Concrete barrier wall and bridge repairs.
District One/various counties
5/2014
6/2014
$0.3
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60W86 Concrete barrier wall and bridge repairs at various locations in various counties in District One.
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
$0.926
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 60X24 LED installation in various locations in southern Cook County
Various routes

Parkway restoration, resurfacing, and sewers.
Country Club Hills
10/2013
9/2014
$0.401
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63850 This project consists of HMA surface removal, pavement patching, leveling binder, HMA binder and surface courses, sidewalk repairs, curb and gutter repairs, structure adjustments, storm sewer installation, pavement markings and parkway restoration located on Various Routes within the City of Country Club Hills.
Vincennes Road

Resurfaceing, markings and restoration.
South Holland
5/2014
9/2014
$0.173
IMPACT ON TRAVEL: 63853 This project consists of HMA surface removal, base preparation, aggregate base repair, HMA binder and surface course, PCC sidewalks, detectable warnings, pavement markings, and restoration, located on Vincennes Road from US 6 to Old Vincennes Road in the Village of South Holland.