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Bloomingdale Road Reconstruction Updates

Posted on: June 2, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Bloomingdale Road Reconstruction - Weekly Update June 5, 2023

Beginning Monday, June 5th, the Contractor will continue to frame and pour sidewalks and curb gaps along N. Elm Street and along W. Center Street.  Storm sewer will continue on Division Street and N. Maple Avenue. Water services will continue to be installed along N. Oak Street.

Division Street, N. Elm Street, W. Center Street, and N. Oak Street will be closed to through traffic and traffic will be detoured.

Starting Monday, June 5th, construction will progress to North Street between N. Elm Street and N. Rush Street and along Linden Street from Division Street to North Street. The trench portion of the roadway will be ground in place and recompacted in preparation for the water main and storm sewer installation.  On June 7th, the contractor will begin installing watermain on North Street and Linden Street, which is anticipated to continue through June 16th.  Storm sewer installation will follow and is tentatively scheduled for June 17th and will continue for approximately two to three weeks.  During this time, North Street and Linden Street will be closed to through traffic, and traffic will be detoured. Emergency vehicles will be able to pass.

Work is expected to occur on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM and between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM on Saturdays. Through traffic will be detoured around the work areas. We thank you for your patience. 

During this work expect the following:

  • All roads will be open to emergency vehicles.
  • Tree removal and tree trimming will be done at various locations as required for the construction of utilities and the proposed improvements.  The trees removed will be replaced.
  • Utility work (ComEd, NICOR, MCI, etc.) along the project area will be taking place throughout construction.
  • Heavy Construction Equipment, material deliveries, material storage in parkways and construction noise will be present from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily and at times until dusk.
  • The construction will create dust and debris.  The Contractor will work to minimize the impacts.
  • Access to driveways may be briefly interrupted.
  • Workers will inform residents of driveway interruption prior to its occurrence.
  • Temporary truck staging is expected on roadways and adjacent streets.
  • Please Use CAUTION around the construction site.
  • The schedule is weather dependent.

If you have any further questions, please contact our Public Works at (630) 773-2455 or the field engineer, Mr. David Barnas of Robinson Engineering, Ltd., at (224) 723-8801.

Bloomingdale Road Reconstruction Project, IL 53 (Rohlwing Road) to Irving Park Road

Bloomingdale Road and the striping will be done this Saturday, June 3rd.

The Roadway is open to two-way traffic. Aggregate stone shoulder has been placed and sidewalk gaps have been completed by NICOR as part of their gas main relocations.  Pavement markings are scheduled to be completed next week.

If you have any further questions, please contact our Public Works at (630) 773-2455 or the field engineer, Mr. Robert Borchering of Robinson Engineering, Ltd., at (708) 473-8068. 

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