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Emerson, Ridge, Green Bay Signage Work to Be Rescheduled

Post Date:02/02/2018 11:15 AM

construction 170 pxUPDATE (Feb. 13, 2018) - The planned installation of mast arm signage on Ridge Avenue north of Clark Street during the weeks of February 12 and 19 will be rescheduled due to recent snowfall and forecasted weather conditions.

The contractor, A. Lamp Concrete Contractors, Inc., is monitoring conditions and will provide notice when a future date has been determined


Original Story - During the weeks of February 12 and February 19, 2018, final traffic improvements will be made on Ridge Avenue as part of the Emerson, Ridge and Green Bay Corridor Project. Work will take place on weekdays, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Improvements include the installation of a mast arm pole on Ridge Avenue north of Clark Street with overhead signs directing motorists to use the proper lane as they approach the Emerson, Ridge and Green Bay intersection.

The proposed mast arm sign installation is expected to take approximately two weeks with concrete foundation work to be complete the week of February 12 followed by mast arm pole and sign installation the week of February 19. Drivers can expect daily lane closures on northbound Ridge Avenue and at the intersection of Emerson/Ridge and Ridge/Green Bay. Construction activities will create some inconveniences for the abutting businesses and residents, but workers will attempt to minimize these issues.

The contractor for the Emerson/Ridge/Green Bay Project is A. Lamp Concrete Contractors, Inc., located at 1900 Wright Blvd., Schaumburg, IL 60193.

City Monitoring
The City has retained ESI Consultants, Ltd. to monitor the project. For questions or concerns during construction, please contact Resident Engineer Dave Doffin at 630-918-4113. Questions in general about the Emerson, Ridge and Green Bay Corridor Project should be directed to Sat Nagar, P.E., Senior Project Manager at 3-1-1 or 847-448-4311.

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