October 12, 2017
The purpose of this newsletter is to inform you that Powis Road, between the Union Pacific Railroad Tracks and Smith Road will be resurfaced. The project’s contractor is Builders Paving and based upon a preliminary schedule, construction is anticipated to begin the week of October 16th, 2017. The start date is subject to change based on the weather. The anticipated completion date is the week of November 20, 2017, weather permitting.
Proposed improvements include, but are not limited to, the following items: pavement milling and hot-mix asphalt (HMA) resurfacing, full-depth HMA pavement patching, driveway apron removal and replacement, shoulder installation and thermoplastic pavement markings. The total length of construction covers approximately 1,300 feet of roadway from the RR right of way to just south of Smith Road.
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 2017 Powis Road Resurfacing Project, please contact:
Project Manager, Thomas Engineering Group, LLC
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.
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