|May 31, 2012 - This purpose of this newsletter is to inform you that the City of West Chicago has awarded the 2012 Street Resurfacing and Sidewalk Maintenance Program (Program) to Schroeder Asphalt Services, Inc. Based upon a schedule provided by the contractor, construction will begin during the week of Monday, June 25, 2012. Construction is scheduled to be completed by September 2012. The project locations and their associated construction activities are as follows:
The street resurfacing portion of the Program includes milling and resurfacing of over 3 miles of City streets with intermittent concrete sidewalk and curb and gutter replacement. Project locations include:
The sidewalk maintenance portion of the Program consists of sidewalk and curb and gutter removal and replacement, as well as the installation of new sidewalk, curb ramps for sidewalks, and detectable warnings at the following locations:
- Blair Street, Stimmel Street, and Pomeroy Street from Joliet Street to Illinois Route 59,
- Barber Street, Blakely Street, and Gates Street from Brown Street to Conde Street, and
- Portions of Smith Road and Klein Road.
All streets will remain open to traffic during construction.
- Blakely Street from Brown Street to Conde Street,
- Brown Street from Blakely Street to Bishop Street, and
- Wood Street from the West Chicago High School to Geneva Street.
Daytime on-street parking will not be allowed during construction, when "No Parking" signs are posted. Alternate daytime public parking will be available on adjacent streets. Please obey all other local parking restrictions and signing.
Driveway access may be periodically restricted during construction. Please note all construction activities are scheduled between 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM on Saturday. Traffic will be restricted during construction hours but all streets will be open to traffic at the end of each business day.
As the work progresses, the City will update you on the project's status. Please visit www.westchicago.org periodically for the latest construction news update. If you should have any questions regarding the 2012 Street Resurfacing and Sidewalk Maintenance Program, please contact:
Project Manager, Thomas Engineering Group, LLC
(630) 293-2255 ext. 524
For your safety and the safety of the workers, please obey all traffic control signs and flagging operations during the construction process. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and patience during construction.
Si necesita una versión en Español de este documento favor de ponerse en contacto con Valeria Lopez al (630) 293-2200 ext. 170.