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Welcome to the City of Des Plaines Construction Update Blog.
This site will contain up to date information on all road construction within the City of Des Plaines.

Mar 20

Des Plaines River Road Reconstruction Weekly Update April 17, 2015

Posted on March 20, 2015 at 12:00 AM by Al Breeze

Contractor will be working throughout this week between Sherwin and Oakton on River Road with reduced lane widths and two way traffic in the southbound lanes for next 10 days as weather permits. Expect traffic delays and seek alternate routes.Temporary Signal and Light poles to be erected next week at Oakton & River Rd.

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this project, please contact
Al Breeze, P.E., AECOM at 847-813-5371.
Mar 20

Des Plaines River Road Reconstruction Weekly Update March 30, 2015

Posted on March 20, 2015 at 12:00 AM by Jon Duddles

Contractor will be working throughout this week between Sherwin and Howard on River Road with daily lane closures in the southbound lanes Between 7 AM and 4 PM as weather permits. In addition, several existing fire hydrants will be relocated to facilitate the installation of temporary pavement on the west side of River Road north of Howard up to Oakton. Residents to be notified, door to door, of temporary water service interruptions. Expect traffic delays and seek alternate routes.

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this project, please contact
Al Breeze, P.E., AECOM at 847-813-5371.
Mar 20

Des Plaines River Road Reconstruction, Phase 2

Posted on March 20, 2015 at 5:02 PM by Debbie Sandacz

The Des Plaines River Road Reconstruction is starting on Wednesday, March 25, 2015.  As a result, River Road, from Touhy Avenue to Henry Avenue will be reduced to one line of traffic in each direction.  The project will take approximately 18 months to complete.

Motorists are advised to proceed with caution through the construction area and use alternate routes, if necessary. Working hours are 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

To view the resident and business owner construction letter, please click here.

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this project, please contact
Al Breeze, P.E., AECOM at 847-813-5371.

Des Plaines