Current Projects & Construction Updates

Project Name

& Location

Description

Impact on Motorists

Start 

Date

Targeted

Completion

Progress to Date

Metra Depot Construction & Platform Improvements

New depot building, new warming shelter, and inbound platform replacement (east half)

East half of inbound platform closed during construction (utilize pedestrian detour using west crossing).

Occasional closure of the eastbound Route 14 right turn lane @ W. Main Street.

6/18/2018



Station is now open. 


Metra Pedestrian Crossing Gates & Platform Improvements

Inbound platform replacement (west half) and new signal/gates and at the western pedestrian crossing

Western half of inbound platform would be temporarily closed during construction with a detour to the pedestrian crossing at W. Main St.

Spring

2020

Summer

2020

Pending completion of design plans by Union Pacific Railroad

Asphalt Patching Program

(various locations)

Repairs to various sections of roadways will be made as part of the annual Pavement Patching Program. These asphalt repairs are only for smaller isolated sections of the pavement where the surface condition is more deteriorated as compared to the rest of the roadway.  

Partial daytime lane closures with flagger (road remains open to traffic)

8/26/2019

Week of 9/9/2019

Completed.

Sidewalk & Curb Replacement Program

(various locations)

Repairs to various sections of sidewalk will be made as part of the annual Sidewalk & Curb Replacement Program. 

Partial daytime lane closures with flagger (road remains open to traffic)

6/13/2019

6/28/2019

Completed.

Crack Sealing Program

(various locations)

This program will fill cracks in roadway in various locations. Crack sealing assists to extend pavement life.

Partial daytime lane closures with flagger (road remains open to traffic)

July 22, 2019

July 26, 2019

Completed,

Pavement Marking Program

(various locations)

This project will refresh pavement markings in various areas where markings may have deteriorated.  

Partial daytime lane closures with flagger (road remains open to traffic)

7/16/2019

7/22/2019

Completed.