Project scope consists of roadway widening and resurfacing, curb and gutter, sidewalks, storm sewer, water main, intersection signalization, pedestrian signal improvements, street lighting, and parkway restoration. The project improvements include:

· Additional and improved turn lanes at Chestnut/Waukegan and Glenwood Waukegan intersections
· Sidewalk replacement
· Storm sewer extensions
· Modernized traffic and pedestrian signal installation
· Driveway closures and reconfiguration
· Pavement will be widened and resurfaced
· Street lighting replacement

Project Timeline
April 2013 – Start of Construction
November 2013 – End of Construction

Sunday, July 28, 2013

This week Berger Excavating Contractors continued earth excavation and storm sewer installation for the roadway widening along the east side of Waukegan Road from Pleasant Lane to Glenwood Ave.  Berger also began work on the east leg of the intersection of Waukegan Road and Chestnut Ave, which included earth excavation, and gravel base course installation.  Additionally, Berger’s concrete subcontractor installed portions of the concrete curb in the east leg of the intersection and Berger’s electrical subcontractor began conduit installation for the new streetlights and traffic signals.


Next week Berger Excavating Contractors will continue storm sewer installation and sanitary sewer repairs along the east side of Waukegan Road.  Berger will also continue remaining earth excavation and prepare for concrete curb and gutter along the east side of Waukegan Rd.  Berger’s concrete subcontractor will be onsite next week completing concrete curb and gutter and Berger’s asphalt contractor will be onsite installing binder course asphalt in the east leg of the intersection of Waukegan Rd and Chestnut Ave. and on the south side of Jefferson Ave.  Lastly, Berger’s electrical subcontractor will be onsite installing electrical conduit for street lights and traffic signals along Waukegan Rd.