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Watermain Replacements (Contract B)

 

Project InformationData
Project #  IEPA18B, WA-028B
Category Water
Start Date June, 2018
End Date September, 2018
Project Status

               Green
(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 Williams Street from 2nd Street to 55th Street, Grand Avenue from Hill Street to 55th Street, Grand Avenue from 61st Street to 62nd Street, and 61st Street from Fairmount Avenue to Blodgett 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

10/19/2018

The contractor is working on punchlist items.

10/12/2018

Project is substantially complete. A punchlist has been generated and sent to the contractor.

9/28/2018

The contractor completed the parkway restoration on all streets effected by the water main construction. The Village will be doing an inspection and putting together a punch list over the next two weeks.

9/21/2018

Due to warm temperatures this week and into the weekend the contractor has postponed sod installation this week. The contractor is scheduled to start sod installation next week.

9/14/2018

This week

Due to warm temperatures this week and into the weekend the contractor has postponed sod installation this week.

Next week

The contractor is scheduled to start sod installation next week.

9/7/2018

This week

Contractor installing topsoil on all streets where water main was installed this week.

Next week

Next week the contractor is scheduled to continue parkway restoration on all streets where water main was installed.

8/31/2018

This week

Contractor finished stone shoulders on Williams and Grand this week. Contractor delayed on topsoil installation this week because of weather.

Next week

Contractor scheduled to start topsoil installation next week.

8/24/2018

This week

Contractor installed asphalt aprons on Grand and 61st Street this week.

Next week

Contractor started stone shoulder installation on Williams and Grand and is scheduled to complete next week. Contractor is scheduled to work on topsoil and sod installation on all streets next week.

 

8/17/2018

This week: Contractor installed surface case on all streets where new water main was installed this week.
Next week: The contractor is scheduled to start parkway restoration and stone shoulder installation on Grand and Williams.

8/10/2018

This week: The contractor completed all utility adjustments this week and preparation for paving.
Next week: The contractor is scheduled to install surface course on all streets of water main work.

8/3/2018

This week

Contractor completed all concrete work on the project this week. Contractor also completed all pavement patches for the entire project.

Next week

Next week the contractor is scheduled to continue grinding and installing asphalt on Williams, Grand, and 61st.

7/27/2018

This week

The contractor completed all concrete work on Williams between 2nd and 55th and on Grand between 55th and Hill this week.

Next week

Next week the contractor is schedule to complete all concrete on Grand between 61st and 62nd and on 61st between Fairmount and Blodgett. The contractor is also scheduled to begin asphalt work on Williams and Grand late next week.

7/20/2018

This week

All water main work at all locations has been completed.

Next week

The contractor is scheduled to start concrete work next week on Williams and continue south to both portions of Grand and 61st.

7/13/2018

This week

All water services have been installed on Grand between 61st and 62nd and on 61st between Fairmount and Blodgett.

Next week

The contractor is scheduled to begin concrete restoration on Williams and Grand.

7/6/2018

This week

The contractor will complete all new water services on Grand between 55th and Hill. The contractor is also scheduled to complete all water main work on Grand between Hill and 55th.

Next week

The contractor is scheduled to start installing water services on 61st and on Grand between 61st and 62nd.

6/29/2018

This week

The contractor completed the mainline water main on 61st between Fairmount and Blodgett and on Grand between 61st and 62nd. The contractor also completed all water main work on Williams between 2nd and 55th.

Next week

The contractor is scheduled to start testing on Grand south of 61st street and begin water service installations on Grand between 55th and Hill.

6/22/2018

This week 

The contractor pressure tested and chlorinated the water main on Williams, and pressure tested the water main on Grand between 55th and Hill. The contractor installed water main on Grand between 61st and 62nd and started water main installation on 61st.

Next week

The contractor is scheduled to complete the mainline water main on both 61st and Grand. The contractor is scheduled to start installing water services on Williams and make connections on Williams.

6/15/2018

This week

The mainline of the water main was completed on Williams between 2nd and 55th this week. Water main installation also began on Grand between Hill and 55th. The mainline water main on Grand from 55th to Hill is complete and is scheduled to be tested next week. 

Next week

The mainline water main on Grand from 55th to Hill is scheduled to be tested. Water main installation is scheduled to take place on 61st and Grand. 

6/8/2018

This week

Water main installation began on Williams between 2nd and 55th Street. Water main installation also began on Grand between Hill and 55th. 

Next week

Water main installation will continue on both Williams and Grand. Tree protection is scheduled to be installed on Grand between 61st and 62nd and on 61st between Fairmount and Blodgett. 

5/25/2018

The project was awarded on May 8, 2018. Work is scheduled to begin on Grand between Hill and 55th Street the week of June 4. 

5/4/2018

The project is scheduled to be awarded on 5/8/2018.