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Grand Avenue Project

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Lindenhurst, IL 60046
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Grand Avenue Striping Plans

Grand Avenue Project Limits:

  • East: Deer Path Drive
  • West: Munn Road

Lead Agency: Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT)

  • Grand Avenue will be widened and resurfaced for the length of project area.
  • New storm sewer will be installed along with a center concrete median.
  • Traffic signals will be modernized to improve traffic patterns, flow, and safety.
  • New sidewalks and multi-use path will in installed as part of the project.
  • New decorative traffic signals will be installed at existing signalized intersections.

Funding

  • Federal funding represents 86% of the total project funding (~$18M)
  • State of Illinois funding represents 9% of the total project funding (~$1.6M)
  • Village of Lindenhurst is participating with $769,349 for the decorative traffic signals, landscaping and utility relocations (4%).

Awarded Bid: Berger Excavating Contractors, Inc. @ $14,793,279.03

Construction Update: North Shore Gas, Commonwealth Edison, AT&T, and Comcast are in the process of relocating their facilities prior to the start of road construction. It is anticipated this work will be completed fall of 2018. Berger Construction will start road construction spring of 2019. During construction, Grand Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction with left turn lanes at intersections.

Completion Date: Spring 2020

Grand Avenue Map

Grand Avenue Map

Proposed 2018 Resurfacing Schedule

Grand Avenue Cross Section