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Watermain Replacements (Contract A)




Project InformationData
Project #  IEPA19A
Category Water
Start Date June/July 2019
End Date October 2019
Project Status

(Project is on schedule.)

Village Contact

Scott Vasko, Staff Engineer (630) 434-6804


Project Summary


The project will consist of the water main replacement on Wisconsin Avenue from Walnut Avenue to Belmont Road, and Northcott Avenue from Prairie Avenue to Warren Avenue. Work will also include patching of the existing roadway where the new water main will be installed, sidewalk improvements at the intersections, and street resurfacing.

The work will be completed in phases:

  1. Pavement removal and excavation
  2. Installation of main line water main
  3. Testing and chlorination of main line water main
  4. Connection of existing water service lines to new main line water main
  5. Pavement, concrete and turf restoration

Project Alerts


Recent Progress


Contractor completed water main installation across Walnut this week. Contractor is installing valves and fire hydranrts this week. Contractor is scheduled to install valves and fire hydrants next week on Wisconsin.


Water main installation on Wisconsin has been installed to Walnut Ave. Contractor will be installing fire hydrants and valves next week.


Water main installation on Wisconsin continues between Janes and Katrine. Contractor will be installing water main and fire hydrants next week.


Water main installation on Wisconsin continues between Belmont and Janes. Contractor will be installing water main and start fire hydrant installations next week.


Utility location was completed this week. Contractor wil begin installing tree protection and delivering materials on Wisconsin next week. Water main installation will begin on Wisconsin next week at Belmont and progress to the west.


The preconstruction meeting was held last week, and the contractor is scheduled to start work on Wisconsin the week of July 8th. Notices were mailed this week to the businesses on Wisconsin.


The contract was approved on the June 11, 2019 Council Agenda. A pre-construction meeting will be scheduled the week of June 17, 2019.


The project is out for bid. Bids will be opened May 3, 2019. Construction is expected to begin in late June/early July.