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2017 CIP - Contract B – Project Update 10/16/17

October 13, 2017 

All work is weather dependent. Unknown utility conflicts may cause delays.

CAMPBELL AVE:

On WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, the contractor is scheduled to pave the surface course of asphalt on CAMPBELL. Click on the link below for more information.

WEST VILLA DR:

The Contractor has rescheduled the work for placing and grading the stone base and paving the asphalt base pavement on WEST VILLA to start on Monday, October 16, with a tentative schedule as follows:

On MONDAY 10/16 the contractor is scheduled to rough grade the stone base.

On TUESDAY 10/17 the contractor is scheduled to fine grade the stone base.

On WEDNESDAY 10/18 the contractor is scheduled to pave the asphalt base pavement.

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FIRST AVE:

The Contractor has scheduled the work for placing and grading the stone base and paving the asphalt base pavement on WEST VILLA to start on Tuesday, October 17. The contractor anticipates this phase of work will take approximately 3 days, with a tentative schedule as follows:

On TUESDAY 10/17 the contractor is scheduled to rough grade the stone base. Additional stone material will be delivered, placed and graded.

On WEDNESDAY 10/18 the contractor is scheduled to place and grade the stone base. Remaining driveway ramps will be removed during this phase. We recommend that you remove any vehicles you will need to use during this period.

On THURSDAY 10/19 the contractor is scheduled to pave the asphalt base pavement.

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BROWN ST:

It is anticipated the contractor will begin the concrete work on BROWN later this week. More information will be available soon.

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2017 CIP - Contract A – Project Update 10/11/17

October 11, 2017 

Ardmore

The concrete subcontractor, JG Demo, has poured the new sidewalk and curb & gutter on the west side of Ardmore from Princeton to Drake. The concrete pour scheduled for Wednesday, October 11 has been cancelled due to rain. Weather permitting, they will pour the driveway aprons on Thursday, October 12. Once the concrete on the west side has adequately strengthened for vehicle traffic (likely Wednesday, October 18), the contractor will begin replacing concrete items on the east side. After all the concrete has been poured, the gravel road base will be graded for the first layer of asphalt pavement.

Drake

The concrete subcontractor, JG Demo, is scheduled to pour concrete curb, sidewalk, and driveway aprons starting later this week.

Cranbrook

The concrete subcontractor, JG Demo, is scheduled to pour concrete curb, sidewalk, and driveway aprons starting later this week.

Lee

The contractor plans to begin work on Lee Street at the Canadian National Railroad in the near future. Work on Lee Street involves augering and jacking a new 12” water main under the railroad tracks. The existing water main has a leak and requires full replacement.

If there are any questions related to this project, please contact Eric Heiker at (847) 561-0720 or eheiker@desplaines.org


2017 CIP - Contract B – Project Update 10/10/17

October 9, 2017 

All work is weather dependent. Unknown utility conflicts may cause delays.

CAMPBELL AVE:

The contractor will continue placing topsoil and sod on CAMPBELL.

On TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, the contractor will mill the CAMPBELL intersections at CENTER, CORA and WHITE in preparation for final asphalt surface paving. This work was rescheduled from 10/9.

It is anticipated the surface will be paved on CAMPBELL later this week. More information will be available soon.

WEST VILLA DR:

The Contractor will begin placing and grading the stone base and paving the asphalt base pavement on West Villa on Wednesday, October 11. The contractor anticipates this phase of work will take approximately 3 days, with a tentative schedule as follows:

On WEDNESDAY 10/11 the contractor is scheduled to rough grade the stone base. Additional stone material will be delivered, placed and graded. Driveway ramps may be removed during this phase. We recommend that you remove any vehicles you will need to use during this period.

On THURSDAY 10/12 the contractor is scheduled to place and grade the stone base. Remaining driveway ramps will be removed during this phase. We recommend that you remove any vehicles you will need to use during this period.

On FRIDAY 10/13 the contractor is scheduled to pave the asphalt base pavement.

Click the link below for the notification letter.

FIRST AVE:

The contractor will continue concrete work on FIRST.

BROWN ST:

On TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, the contractor will begin the roadway work on BROWN. As part of this phase, all pavement, all curb, all driveway aprons, and sidewalks indicated in spray paint will be removed. After removing the pavement, curb and sidewalks, the contractor will excavate for the pavement base. Then a new stone base will be placed and graded.

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2017 CIP - Contract B – Project Update 10/9/17

October 6, 2017 

All work is weather dependent. Unknown utility conflicts may cause delays.

CAMPBELL AVE:

The contractor will continue placing topsoil and sod on CAMPBELL.

On MONDAY, OCTOBER 9, the contractor will mill the CAMPBELL intersections at CENTER, CORA and WHITE in preparation for final asphalt surface paving. It is anticipated the surface will be paved later this week. More information will be available soon.

WEST VILLA DR:

The contractor will continue miscellaneous project clean up and grading parkways on WEST VILLA.

It is anticipated that the base course of asphalt pavement will be paved later this week on WEST VILLA. More information will be available soon.

FIRST AVE:

The contractor will continue concrete work on FIRST.

BROWN ST:

On TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, the contractor will begin the roadway work on BROWN. As part of this phase, all pavement, all curb, all driveway aprons, and sidewalks indicated in spray paint will be removed. After removing the pavement, curb and sidewalks, the contractor will excavate for the pavement base. Then a new stone base will be placed and graded. Click on the link below for the resident notice.

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2017 CIP - Contract A – Project Update 10/03/17

October 3, 2017 

Ardmore

The contractor, Martam, has completed the existing pavement removal and gravel road base placement. The concrete subcontractor, JG Demo, is scheduled to frame and pour the new sidewalk on the west side of Ardmore from Princeton to Drake on Wednesday, October 4. Weather permitting, they will pour the curb & gutter on the west side of Ardmore on Thursday, October 5, and the concrete driveway aprons on Friday, October 6. Should rain prevent the contractor from pouring concrete, the pour will be pushed back accordingly. Once the concrete on the west side has adequately cured, the contractor will begin replacing concrete items on the east side. After all the concrete has been poured, the gravel road base will be graded for the first layer of asphalt pavement.

Drake

The concrete subcontractor, JG Demo, is scheduled to return next week to pour concrete curb, sidewalk, and driveway aprons.

Cranbrook

The concrete subcontractor, JG Demo, is scheduled to return next week to pour concrete curb, sidewalk, and driveway aprons.

Lee

The contractor plans to begin work on Lee Street at the Canadian National Railroad in the near future. Work on Lee Street involves augering and jacking a new 12” water main under the railroad tracks. The existing water main has a leak and requires full replacement.

If there are any questions related to this project, please contact Eric Heiker at (847) 561-0720 or eheiker@desplaines.org


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