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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

31st Street - Meyers Road to York Road

Updated:Friday, April 16, 2021

Project Location(s)

County Highway 34     31st Street
Between Meyers Road and York Road

Short Description of Work

The project includes:

  • Widening eastbound 31st  Street west of IL-83 in order to lengthen the right turn lane to southbound IL-83 and the left turn lane to northbound IL-83.  
  • Widening 31st Street between IL-83 and west of Spring Road in order to provide dual left turn lanes from eastbound 31st Street to Jorie Boulevard.  The current configuration includes a single left turn lane with one of the thru-lanes allowed to turn left during certain times of the day.
  • Widening the northbound IL-83 ramp to 31st Street to provide dual right turn lanes.
  • Replace the traffic signals at the southbound IL 83 ramps, the northbound IL 83 ramps, and at Jorie Boulevard.
  • Modify the traffic signals at Midwest Road, Meyers Road, Concord Drive / Trinity Lane, and Regent Drive / St. Paschal Drive.
  • Sidewalk and curb ramp improvements at some locations.
  • Resurfacing 31st Street from west of Meyers Road to west of York Road, as well as parts of Meyers Road, Midwest Road, Jorie Boulevard,

This project is a joint effort between DuPage County and the Illinois Department of Transportation. 

Traffic Control

Some of the preliminary work will be constructed using daily lane closures, as needed.

Most of the work will be "staged" where one lane is closed in each direction, while keeping turn lanes open to the extent possible.

Contract Cost

6,239,378.15

Completion Date

115 Working Days are allowed per the special provisions.

Construction Status

Work started on Monday, April 12, 2021.
The contractor is currently installing temporary traffic signals and erosion control measures.

Plans, Special Provisions and Bid Details

Link to plans, special provisions, and bid details.

 

Function/RoleResponsible Party
Contractor

K-Five Construction Corporation
999 Oakmont Plaza Drive
Suite 200
Westmont, IL 60559
(630) 257-5600

 

Resident Engineer

BLA, Incorporated
333 Pierce Road, Suite 200
Itasca, IL 60143

Project Engineer

Kent Kuper, P.E.
DuPage County Division of Transportation
(630) 407-6900

Designer

Knight E/A, Inc.
221 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60601