2019 Capital Improvement Projects

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2019 Alley Replacement Program

The annual Alley Replacement Program reconstructs alleys that are in very poor condition.  This program helps maintain the Village’s 225 alley system.

Tentative Start Date: May 2019
Tentative Completion Date: July 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Ryan Kearney, P.E., Project Manager, kearneyr@wilmette.com, 847-853-7629


2019 Road Program

The annual Road Program resurfaces Village streets that are in very poor condition. This program helps maintain the nearly 65 mile network of Village-owned, non-brick streets. Curbs, gutters, and sidewalks are repaired as required and the street is resurfaced in hot-mix asphalt.

Tentative Start Date: May 2019
Tentative Completion Date: August 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Ryan Kearney, P.E., Project Manager, kearneyr@wilmette.com, 847-853-7629


2019 Brick Street Renovation Program

The annual Brick Street Renovation Program relays one block of brick street each year. The 2019 program location is Wood Court from Oakwood Ave to Prairie Ave.

Tentative Start Date: July 2019
Tentative Completion Date: September 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Jorge Cruz, P.E., Assistant Village Engineer, cruzj@wilmette.com, 847-853-7623


2019 Sewer Repair and Valve Installation Programs

The annual Sewer Repair Program completes point repairs on the sewer system, which involves excavating and replacing portions of the sewer system. This project addresses defective manholes and sewer service connections as necessary.

The annual Valve Installation Program installs new valves and replaces defective existing valves on the water distribution system. The new valves are installed to comply with Village Code 18-1.1.

Tentative Start Date: August 2019
Tentative Completion Date: September 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Danielle Horn, P.E., Project Manager, hornd@wilmette.com, 847-853-7628


2019 Sidewalk and Curb Programs

This annual Sidewalk Program replaces damaged sections of sidewalk throughout the Village. The annual Curb Program replaces non-functional, hazardous, broken and missing curbs throughout the Village.

Tentative Phase I: May 2019
Tentative Phase II: October 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Dan Smith, Engineering Assistant, smithd@wilmette.com, 847-853-7621


2019 Street Patching Program

This annual maintenance program repairs the pavement at various locations in the Village where water and sewer repairs were done.

Tentative Phase I: May 2019
Tentative Phase II: October 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Dan Smith, Engineering Assistant, smithd@wilmette.com, 847-853-7621


Sewer Lining Program – Phases III & IV

The Sewer Lining Program uses cured-in-place pipe (CIPP), a trenchless technology, to rehabilitate sewers by eliminating infiltration, structural defects, and root intrusion.

Tentative Start Date: June 2019
Tentative Completion Date: October 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Danielle Horn, P.E., Project Manager, hornd@wilmette.com, 847-853-7628


2019 Sewer Cleaning & Televising

This program involves cleaning and televising approximately 10% of the Villages 150+ miles of sewers each year.  Routine cleaning is a vital component of maintaining the existing sewer system to its maximum capacity and effectiveness. Sewer televising identifies badly deteriorated pipe and sewer pipe that have obstructions caused by mineral deposits or tree root intrusions.

Tentative Start Date: April 2019
Tentative Completion Date: June 2019

Contractor: American Underground

Project Contact: Danielle Horn, P.E., Project Manager, hornd@wilmette.com, 847-853-7628


2019 Crack Sealing Program

This program is designed to perform preventative maintenance on recently resurfaced asphalt streets throughout the Village by sealing cracks that have developed. Crack sealing pavement prevents water from entering the base and will extend the life of the pavement.

Tentative Start/End Date: October 2019

Contractor:  TBD

Project Contact: Dan Smith, Engineering Assistant, smithd@wilmette.com, 847-853-7621


2019 Pavement Marking Program

This is an annual maintenance program which involves re-striping of pavement markings that have faded and worn. The program prioritizes locations in the following order: pedestrian crossings along school walking routes; makings along arterial, collector and residential streets.

Tentative Start/End Date: TBD

Contractor: Precision Pavement Markings

Project Contact: Jorge Cruz, P.E., Assistant Village Engineer, cruzj@wilmette.com, 847-853-7623


West Side Neighborhood Storage Project – Phase 1A

This project involves the installation of storm relief sewers in west Wilmette to address neighborhood flooding. This phase includes installation of storm sewers only, subsequent phases will include stormwater storage facilities currently proposed to be constructed underneath three different parks throughout the west side. More information about Phase 1A coming soon.

Tentative Start Date: October 2019
Tentative Completion Date: Spring 2020

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Dan Manis, P.E., Village Engineer, manisd@wilmette.com or (847) 853-7602


2019 Watermain Replacement Program

This program consists of replacing watermain sections in the Village. The 2019 Program will replace the watermain on Lake between Skokie and Hibbard.

Tentative Start Date: September 2019
Tentative Completion Date: October 2019

Contractor: TBD

Project Contact: Ryan Kearney, P.E., Project Manager, kearneyr@wilmette.com, 847-853-7629


Locust Road Construction

This project involves storm sewer and watermain replacement, roadway reconstruction, sidewalk improvements, and intersection and crosswalk safety enhancements on Locust Road between Wilmette and Lake Avenues. Visit www.locustroadconstruction.com for more information.

Start Date: March 2019
Tentative Completion Date: November 2019

Contractor: A. Lamp Concrete Contractors, Inc.

Project Contact: Darren Frawley, P.E., Resident Engineer, dfrawley@bla-inc.com or (630) 660-6180, or Dan Manis, P.E., Village Engineer, manisd@wilmette.com or (847) 853-7602


Glenview Road Bridge North Sidewalk Replacement

This project involves the replacement of the sidewalk and parapet wall on the north side of the Glenview Road Bridge over the Edens Expressway.

Tentative Start Date: October 2019
Tentative Completion Date: November 2019

Contractor: TBD
Project Contact: Georgia Mihalopoulos, P.E., Engineering Technician, mihalopoulosg@wilmette.com or (847) 853-7601


 

 

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