55th Street - Maple Avenue/Dunham Road to Williams Street
Updated:Monday, January 4, 2021
County Highway 35 55th Street
Between Maple Avenue/Dunham Road and Williams Street
Short Description of Work
The project includes widening the intersection of 55th Street / Main Street to add a left turn lane in each direction, widening the intersection of 55th Street / Fairview Avenue to add left turn lanes along 55th Street, reconfiguring Fairview Avenue to include left turn lanes without widening the pavement; some water main replacement; storm sewer improvements; retaining walls; sidewalk improvements; traffic signal replacements at 55th/Main, at 55th/Fairview, and at the fire station on Main Street; traffic signal interconnect to Clarendon Hills Road; and pavement resurfacing. Access to Webster Street north of 55th Street will be eliminated, and left turns will be prohibited to and from Webster Street south of 55th Street. Left turns will be prohibited to and from Washington Street.
This project is a joint effort between DuPage County, the Village of Downers Grove, and the Illinois Department of Transportation.
The remainder of the project will be constructed using daily lane closures.
110 Working Days are allowed per the special provisions.
Work will continue on retaining walls, pavement markers, landscaping (sodding) and punch list.
Plans, Special Provisions and Bid Details
Link to the IDOT (Illinois Department of Transportation) website for plans, special provisions, and addenda.
(Item 078 on the November 9, 2018 letting)
R.W. Dunteman Company
600 S. Lombard Road
Addison, IL 60101
P. O. Box 1129
Addison, IL 60101
Civiltech Engineering, Inc.
H.W. Lochner, Inc.
Link to project website: http://55thstreetproject.com/
Kent Kuper, P.E. (DuPage County)