48th Ward Construction Update- August 2 , 2021

48th Ward UpdateView this email in your browser 48th WARD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE – August 2, 2021
 N. Sheridan Rd. Resurfacing
W Bryn Mawr north to W Sheridan Rd, W Sheridan Rd west to N Winthrop Ave
Week of 8/2/2021Complete remaining concrete workAddress the collapsed roadway structure at 5601 N. Sheridan N Clark St Resurfacing Project
W Lawrence Ave to W Edgewater AveCrews will continue with concrete work, pouring new crosswalks and curb & gutters, on the west side of Clark St.  The schedules for the projects above are 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.
CTA Red Purple Modernization Project UpdatesCatalpa Ave. Street Closure – Next WeekCatalpa Ave will be closed between the CTA tracks and N Winthrop Ave starting next Monday, August 9 through Monday, August 25. Crews will need a full closure to vehicular traffic as they perform viaduct and abutment demolition. Depending on construction, one sidewalk will remain open at all times unless it is unsafe to do so. Any residents who live south of Catalpa Ave. will need to access the alley via Balmoral Ave. and residents who live north of Catalpa Ave will need to access the alley via Bryn Mawr Ave. Click here to read the Construction Activity Notice. 

Additional current and upcoming impacts related to the RPM Project:5/24-12/31: Extended Street Closure –W. Ardmore Ave between CTA tracks and N. Winthrop Ave
6/7-8/27: Daily Alley Closures –Alley behind 5500 – 5658 N. Winthrop Ave
6/28-9/10: Daily Alley Closures – Alley behind 5300 – 5458 N. Winthrop Ave
7/12-8/20: General Construction – The following streets directly west of the CTA tracksW. Hollywood AvenueW. Balmoral AvenueW. Bryn Mawr AvenueW. Berwyn AvenueW. Catalpa Avenue        7/20-8/24: Extended Alley Closure – Alley behind 5700 – 5758 N. Winthrop Ave
7/19-9/24: Daily Alley Closures –Alley behind 5100 – 5258 N. Winthrop Ave
7/26-8/6: Closures – W. Lawrence Ave under the CTA tracks
7/26-9/24: Daily Alley Closures – Alley behind 4900 – 5062 N. Winthrop Ave
7/30-8/2: Weekend Overnight Work – W. Bryn Mawr Ave between N. Broadway and N. Winthrop Ave
8/2-10/1: Daily Alley Closures –  Alley behind 4800 – 4848 N. Winthrop Ave
8/4-8/9: Night Work – Catalpa AveSee 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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