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Washington Park stormwater improvements meeting

A public information meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 15, 2009, at 7:00 pm at the Village of Downers Grove Public Works Facility located at 5101 Walnut Avenue. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the final design plans and construction schedule for the Washington Park Stormwater Improvement project. Your attendance and input will be appreciated.

The Village and Park District will be working together to improve the appearance of the park and to provide stormwater detention that will help alleviate flooding issues in the Village. The contractor, Copenhaver Construction, Inc., is scheduled to start site preparation on Thursday, April 16, with construction activities beginning the following week.

The Public Works Facility is located at the northeast corner of Walnut Avenue and Curtiss Street, across from the former State Vehicle Emissions Testing Facility. The meeting will be held in the training room.

Should you be unable to attend the meeting yet have questions concerning the project, please contact Jim Tock, Staff Engineer – Engineering and Transportation, at (630) 434-2453.