The general scope of work for the Skokie Boulevard and Lake Avenue Intersection Improvement project includes the following:
– Traffic Signal Modernization
– Pavement Resurfacing
– Pedestrian Safety Enhancements (i.e., shorter crosswalks, improved visibility, etc.)
Skokie Boulevard and Lake Avenue are under the jurisdiction of the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and Cook County, respectively. The Village will act as the project lead and manage all phases of the project. Both IDOT and Cook County have provided the Village with letters of understanding confirming their financial participation.
The Village of Wilmette is hosting a public meeting on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM (drop in when you can). For additional information on this public meeting please click here.