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Posted on: June 13, 2019

2018 Roadway Program - Sod Watering

The landscaping contractor will be completing the installation of sod on Johnson today. They will move to Lawn Avenue to sod the Village parkways and install streetscape elements early next week. The Village is providing 2 weeks of watering for all newly ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

2019 Roadway Program - Nicor Work

The Village has received a number of phone calls pertaining to on-going work on Lawn, Clausen and other nearby streets in the Village. The work occurring on these streets is being performed by Nicor Gas and is not part of the Village roadway program. Nico...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

2018 Roadway Program - Topsoil and Restoration Update

The landscaping contractor has procured topsoil for the restoration of the project areas. The stretch of relatively dry days has allowed topsoil manufacturers to  begin producing the product in the quantities required for the project. The landsca...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

2018/2019 Roadway Programs - Status Updates

2018 Roadway Program

The consistent rainfall continues to delay the procurement of the topsoil required for the project. The Chicago-land area is reaching record high rainfall this spring, which is halted topsoil production throughout the state. Topsoil re...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

2018 Roadway Program - Landscaping Subcontractor Start Date

The landscaping subcontractor is scheduled to arrive in Western Springs on Monday, May 20, 2019, weather permitting.The subcontractor is responsible for the restoration of the parkway throughout the project area as well as the installation of various stre...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

2018/2019 Roadway Programs - Status Updates

2018 Roadway Program

The spring construction season has not been favorable due to the excessive rain. Not only has it delayed construction, but it also delayed the procurement of various landscaping items. Please remember that all dates specified in these ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

2018 Roadway Program - Spring Work Starting in April

The contractor is tentatively scheduled to return to Johnson Avenue and Lawn Avenue in April. The exact date is not yet determined,and will be finalized once it is certain that freezing temperatures will not return. The following items will be completed t...

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