As part of the utility relocation project to prepare for the upcoming CTA RPM project, ComEd will be installing a manhole and conduit underground beneath Hollywood. While crews are on Hollywood, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction for 24 hours a day, and the project is expected to last for about 3 […]
The Department of Water Management (DWM) and NPL Construction crew will begin the work to install 2,002 feet of new 8-inch water main in N. Kenmore Ave., from Bryn Mawr to Berwyn. The old water main dates back to 1889 and needs to be replaced. We expect the water main work to be completed by […]
Many of you have written to us asking why we have dug up a brand new street. There were gas leaks that occurred at Granville and Broadway and at Ridge and Glenwood after the repaving of the streets. Emergency repairs were needed, and Peoples Gas responded quickly to each incident. Granville has been repaved and will […]
Last week there was a gas leak at Granville and Broadway and down Granville to Sheridan. Peoples Gas was quick to respond to the issue and has addressed the problem. Crews have completed the tie and gassed the new main. Contractors backfilled openings and poured concrete earlier this week. The contractor will be onsite by middle of […]
Concrete work continues through next week, including ADA crosswalks and curbs. Utility work also continues. Final layer of resurfacing expected to begin the week of Oct. 24, weather permitting, with pavement markings to follow.
The resurfacing of Broadway from Devon to Foster Avenues, originally scheduled to start this week, has been delayed. Stay tuned to the Alderman’s newsletter for a new start date as soon as we know more. In the meantime, the no-parking signs posted this week will be removed.
Paver work continues from the CTA station to Winthrop. Starting Monday August 22, paver installation will begin on the last portion of the streetscape: the intersection of Argyle and Winthrop. This intersection will be closed down for the paver work, with a goal of having it open again by the end of the week. All […]
All lanes of Ridge Ave. are open to traffic! See details below: Phase 1 & 2 (Clark Street to Broadway): The work on these sections is complete, and all lanes are once again open to traffic. Phase 3 (Portions of Wayne and Hollywood Avenues): Chlorination of the new pipe is taking place today (August 19). […]
The Department of Transportation will be starting alley apron replacements at the following locations: 1211 W. Granville Ave. 1215 W. Rosedale Ave. 1245 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. 1456 W. Highland Ave. 1533 W. Thorndale Ave. 1420 W. Victoria Ave. During the project, the alley aprons will be out of use for approximately two (2) weeks […]