48th Ward Construction Update

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48th WARD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE – July 7, 2021

N. Sheridan Road Resurfacing

W. Bryn Mawr north to W. Sheridan Rd, W. Sheridan Rd west to N. Winthrop Ave

Week of 7/12/21Removal of existing concrete sidewalk, curb & gutters (East side of Sheridan).Pouring of new concrete ADA ramps, sidewalks, curb & gutters (east side)This schedule is subject to change based on the weather. Our office will try to make this process as smooth as possible by giving you updates on upcoming phases of the project, but please note that there may be emergency situations that we cannot predict ahead of time, and your patience is appreciated. If you have any questions, please email harry@48thward.org

2021 Menu Projects – Street Resurfacing7/12 – W. Carmen Ave. – From N. Marine Dr. to N. Sheridan Rd. 7/13 – W. Ardmore Ave. – From N. Glenwood Ave. to N. Ridge Ave.7/13 – W. Glenlake Ave. – From N. Sheridan Rd. to the Lake7/13 – W. Rosemont Ave. – From N. Greenview Ave. to N. Glenwood Ave.7/14 – N. Greenview Ave. – From W. Highland Ave. to W. Rosemont Ave. This schedule is subject to change based on the weather and equipment.
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Hollywood Street Closure – Next Weekend
Hollywood Avenue will be closed between Broadway and Winthrop from Friday, July 16, 8pm through Monday, July 19, 5am. Crews will need a full closure of the street to perform full demolition of the CTA viaduct. Detour signage will be placed throughout the ward specifically on our main thoroughfares Ridge, Sheridan, Hollywood, Clark, and DuSable Lake Shore Drive.

Bryn Mawr Street Closure – Tentatively July 23-26
Dates are subject to change, but there are tentative plans for Bryn Mawr to be closed between Broadway and Winthrop from Friday, July 23, 8pm through Monday, July 26, 5am. Please stay tuned to our newsletter and connect with CTA below for updates on this work.

Additional current and upcoming impacts related to the RPM Project:5/24 – 12/31Extended Closure – W. Ardmore Ave between CTA tracks and N. Winthrop Ave6/1 – 8/27Daily Alley Closures – Alley behind 5700-5826 N. Winthrop Ave6/7 – 8/27: Daily Alley Closures – The alley behind 5500 – 5658 N. Winthrop Ave6/28 – 9/10: Daily Alley Closures – Alley behind 5300- 5438 N Winthrop7/12 – 8/20: Viaduct Lighting Modifications directly west of multiple CTA ViaductsSee below for resources on getting connected to receive construction alerts, view archived footage of community meetings, and other information about this once-in-a-lifetime project for our community:Sign up for RPM construction alertsFollow CTA RPM on TwitterFacebook, and InstagramBookmark this link to an interactive map that shows street/alley closures & CTA service impactsCheck out recordings from last week’s Station-by-Station meetingsVisit transitchicago.com/rpm for comprehensive information about the projectCheck out the Open for Business microsite to see how you can support impacted businesses

Sincerely, Harry Osterman

Alderman, 48th Ward

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