Willow Creek Subdivision Projects - 2021-2022

Completion Date November 30, 2021
Project Manager Aram Beladi, Project Manager, 847-664-4133
Contractor Mauro Sewer Construction (Water Main Work), Builders Paving (Asphalt Work)
Awarded Contract Amount $2,377,129 (Combined Cost for Phase 1, including work done outside of Willow Creek)
Funding Sources Bond Proceeds/Designated Revenue (MFT Funds)

Willow Creek Improvements Storyboard

There are multiple construction projects planned in the Willow Creek Subdivision in 2021 and 2022. To learn more about these projects and see maps of proposed improvements, please see the Willow Creek Improvements storyboard.

Special Note - Receive E-mail Updates About This Project

The Village recognizes that this project will impact a large number of residents living in the immediate area. For that reason, the NotifyMe e-mail listserv is available to anyone who is interested in the project can get regular updates on the projects.  If you are interested, please subscribe at this link. Updates will begin when the project commences in summer 2021.

Project Description:

The Willow Creek projects will be completed in two phases. The first phase will include water main improvements including the replacement of the original 1960's main on Longmeadow Drive, Elm Ridge Drive and Kingston Drive. Following completion of that work, asphalt roadway resurfacing will be completed on those same roadways. Phase two work will be completed in 2022 on the portions of Canterbury, Woodland and Wood located within the Willow Creek subdivision.

Please note: The asphalt contract for this project also includes work outside of the Willow Creek subdivision, including on Founders Drive, Longmeadow Road (off of Lee Road) and Peeblebrook Road. Updates for those projects can be found at this link.

Enabling Resolutions

On Tuesday, April 13, the Village Board approved Resolution 2021-49, which awarded the water main improvement work for this project to Mauro Sewer Construction, Inc. of Des Plaines. On Tuesday, April 27, the Village Board approved Resolution 2021-70, which awarded the asphalt work associated with this project to Builders Paving of Hillside.



Project Communications:

  1. On Friday, May 7, the Village mailed the construction notice for Phase I work. Please see a copy of this notice at this link.

Project Contacts

For questions regarding this project, please contact Aram Beladi, Project Manager. Mr. Beladi can be reached at 847-664-4133 or via the GONorthbrook system.

Current Project Update

Thursday, October 14

This week, the Contractor completed saw cutting of old curb on Longmeadow, Wood ad Elm Ridge. Next week, cut curbs will be removed in preparation for replacement and paving work.


Thursday, October 7


Next week, the Contractor is anticipated to begin curb removal and replacement work on Longmeadow Drive, Wood Drive and Elm Ridge Drive.  


 
Thursday, September 30

This week, the Village's contractor began staking work in anticipation of curb replacement beginning next week on Longmeadow, Elm Ridge and Wood. 

Thursday, September 16


At this time, staff anticipates curb and resurfacing work will begin in the next few weeks. Details will be posted once they become available.


Thursday, September 9

Next week, staff anticipates that the Village’s asphalt resurfacing contractor will begin resurfacing and curb work on Longmeadow, Elm Ridge and Kingston. Regular updates will be posted as more details become available Initial work will include any curb work before the surface of the roadways are milled for resurfacing. 



Thursday, September 2

The contractor has completed all water main work associated with this phase of the project. Asphalt street resurfacing work will begin in the near future.

Friday, August 27

The contractor will perform temporary parkway and pavement restoration measures during the week of August 30.

Friday, August 20

The contractor will connect the new main to the existing main on Pfingsten and Kingston as well as well as perform the removal of old hydrants and valves during the week of August 23.

Friday, August 6

The contractor will begin pressure testing and chlorinating the new water main.  Once the new main is in service they will begin connecting residential water services to the new water main.

Friday, July 30

The contractor will continue installing new watermain in the roadway on Kingston and Elm Ridge. They will then begin pressure testing and chlorinating the new water main.

Friday, July 16

The contractor will continue installing new watermain in the roadway on Kingston and Elm Ridge. 

Friday, July 2

The contractor will continue temporary restoration work on Longmeadow and Elm Ridge.  They will then begin grinding the roadway on Kingston and Elm Ridge to prepare for installation of the new water main on those roadways. 

Friday, June 25

The contractor will make final water main connections at the intersections of Canterbury and Elm Ridge as well as Pfingsten and Longmeadow and begin temporary restoration work on Longmeadow and Elm Ridge.  They will then begin grinding the roadway on Kingston and Elm Ridge to prepare for installation of the new water main on those roadways. 

Friday, June 18

This week, the Village's contractor will connect existing water service lines to the new water main, generally starting on Longmeadow near Pfingsten and heading eastward toward Elm Ridge. Affected homes will experienced temporary water outages as their home is being transferred to the new main. Notices will be delivered to homes prior to work taking place on their service line.

Friday, June 11

This week, the Village's contractor pressure tested and chlorinated the new water main on Elm Ridge. Once this new main is in service, the contractor will begin connecting residential water services to it. 

Friday, June 4

The contractor is continuing to install new water main in the roadway on Elm Ridge.  They will then begin installing fire hydrants and pressure testing the new water main.

Friday, May 28

The contractor is continuing to install new watermain in the roadway on Longmeadow.  They will then install watermain in the roadway on Elm Ridge from Longmeadow to Canterbury. 


May 21, 2021


The contractor intends to begin new watermain installation in the roadway starting on Longmeadow near Pfingsten.  Roadway watermain installation will proceed eastward towards Elm Ridge Dr.