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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.

Jun 26

2015 Contract A – Project Update 6/29/15

Posted on June 26, 2015 at 12:19 PM by Becka Shipp

All work is weather permitting.  Unknown utility conflicts may also cause delays.

Prospect-Dexter-Everett


The contractor has completed the installation of the new water main on Prospect, Dexter and Everett.  The main currently being tested, and we anticipate approval from the IEPA on Monday 6/29 to put the main into service.


Upon approval from the IEPA, the contractor will begin transferring individual water service from the old main to the new main.  The contractor anticipates completing 4-5 services per day.  This phase of work will take approximately 15 days. 

Water Service Transfer Information - Prospect/Dexter/Everett


The contractor will work on storm sewer installation and repair at various locations until the water main is approved for use.
Jun 24

2015 Contract A – Project Update 6/24/15

Posted on June 24, 2015 at 3:32 PM by Becka Shipp

All work is weather permitting.  Unknown utility conflicts may also cause delays.

Prospect-Dexter-Everett
The contractor will continue installing the water main on Prospect, Dexter and Everett.

The contractor install the watermain across Lee Street at Everett Lane beginning on Thursday, June 25.  In order to complete this work, the intersection at Lee Street and Everett Lane will be closed to all traffic on the following days:

Thursday, June 25 from 7:00am to 6:00pm
Friday, June 26 from 7:00am to 6:00pm

On Friday, June 26, the contractor will be making a water main connection on the east side of Lee Street at Everett Lane.  This work requires a temporary water shut down of the water main system on Lee Street from Everett Avenue to Manheim Road.  The water shut down is scheduled for Friday, June 26 between the hours of 9:00 AM and 1:00 PM.

Water Shut Down Notice - Lee St (Everett Ave to Manheim Rd)

Jun 19

2015 Contract A – Project Update 6/23/15

Posted on June 19, 2015 at 7:48 PM by Becka Shipp

All work is weather permitting.  Unknown utility conflicts may also cause delays.

Prospect-Dexter-Everett
The contractor will continue installing the water main on Prospect, Dexter and Everett.

Later this week, it is anticipated that the intersection at Everett Lane and Lee Street will be closed to all traffic in order to construct the water main across Lee Street.  No schedule has been set for this work.


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