Work for the Week of 7/21/2014

  • Pour curb and gutter around island at the SE quadrant.
  • Auger and pour mast arm foundations for traffic signal at NE and SE quadrants.
  • Micro grinding of pavement to correct surface variations on WB lanes of IL 176.
  • Re-align traffic on NB and SB Fairfield.
  • Micro grinding of pavement to correct surface variations on the NB and SB lanes of Fairfield.
  • Finish up parkway restoration at the NE and SW quadrants.
  • Re-align traffic on EB and WB IL 176 at the end of the week.
  • Remove and replace cracked pavement panels on eastbound IL 176.

Work for the Week of 7/14/2014

  • Pour concrete pavement panels in northeast corner of the intersection of Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Aggregate shoulder on the east and west sides of Fairfield north of Hafer.
  • Parkway restoration along the north side of IL 176 east leg.
  • Parkway restoration along the east side of Fairfield North leg.
  • Mill and resurface asphalt pavement on IL 176 at the east and west limits.
  • Mill and resurface asphalt pavement on Fairfield at the south limit.
  • Install fiber optic cable for the traffic signal interconnect between IL 176 and Bonner.

Work for the Week of 7/7/2014

  • Pour concrete pavement panels at the south end of Fairfield by Ivanhoe.
  • Pour concrete pavement panels in the intersection of Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Final pavement markings on Fairfield north of Cardinal Court.
  • Pour concrete curb and gutter on west leg of IL 176 on the north side.
  • Install underground conduit and foundations for the new traffic signal at Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Aggregate shoulder on the east side of Fairfield north of Hafer.
  • Shift northbound traffic on Fairfield to the west at the end of the week (weather pending).

Traffic Alert: New Southbound Lanes Open on Fairfield

The new southbound lanes of Fairfield have been opened through the entire length of the project.

The Contractors will now begin work on building the new concrete pavement in the mddle portion of the intersection.  This traffic configuration is expected to be in place for about two weeks.

Please BE ALERT and pay attention ot the traffic control signage when driving through the project.

We are getting close to the end of the project.  Your patience and cooperation are appreciated.

 

 

 

Work for the Week of 6/30/2014

  • Final pour for the concrete parapet wall on the MSE wall on the west leg of IL 176.
  • Pour concrete curb and gutter at the NW and SW quadrants of Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Pour concrete curb and gutter on east leg of IL 176 on the north side.
  • Install underground conduit and foundations for the new traffic signal at Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Topsoil placement, seeding and final restoration on the east parkway of Fairfield north of IL 176.
  • Shift southbound traffic on Fairfield to the west (weather pending).

Work for the Week of 6/23/2014

  • Frame and pour the concrete parapet wall on the MSE wall on the west leg of IL 176.
  • Pour concrete pavement in the NW quadrant of intersection of Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Pour concrete curb and gutter on IL 176.
  • Install underground conduit for the new traffic signal interconnect communication line.
  • Topsoil placement, seeding and final restoration on the west parkway of Fairfield south of IL 176.
  • Establish new traffic alignment on the north leg of Fairfield.
  • Remove temp pavement on the east side of Fairfield north of Hafer.

Traffic Alert: IL 176 Lane Closure for Concrete Paving on 6/21

Weather permitting on Saturday June 21, 2014 paving of the concrete pavement in the center lane of IL 176 will occur.

The operation will begin at the east project limit and head west.  The work day is expected to last from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Traffic on IL 176 will be reduced to one lane and flaggers will be in place on both sides of the paving crew to control traffic flow around the operation.

Heavy Traffic Delays should be expected on IL 176 while the work is going on. Please allow yourself plenty of extra travel time if you cannot avoid the area.

Your patience and cooperation is appreciated.

Work for the Week of 6/16/2014

  • Frame and pour the concrete parapet wall on the MSE wall on the west leg of IL 176.
  • Pour concrete pavement in the NW quadrant of intersection of Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Pour the median concrete pavement on Fairfield from Ivanhoe to IL 176 and from Ivanhoe to the north project limit.
  • Pour concrete curb and gutter on Fairfield and IL 176.
  • Install underground conduit for the new traffic signal interconnect communication line.
  • Topsoil placement, seeding and final restoration of the pond at the northwest corner of Fairfield and IL 176, and along the west parkway of Fairfield.

Work for the Week of 6/9/2014

  • Pour PCC roadway pavement on Fairfield north and south of IL 176.
  • Pour PCC roadway pavement in the intersection of Fairfield and IL 176 at the northwest corner.
  • Pour the PCC shoulder pavement slab for the MSE wall on west leg of IL 176.
  • Topsoil placement, seeding and final restoration of the pond at the northwest corner of Fairfield and IL 176.

Work for the Week of 6/2/2014

  • Pour PCC roadway pavement on east IL 176 and north Fairfield.
  • Set steel and frame for shoulder pavement slab at the MSE wall on west leg of IL 176.
  • Excavation and grading of the pond at the northwest corner of Fairfield and IL 176.