Public Construction Projects

As part of its on-going responsibilities, the Public Works Department actively manages or monitors of a number of construction projects impacting local roads and sidewalks as well as the Village's water, sanitary sewer and stormwater systems. Below is useful information you can use to find out the status of any active project in the Village.

2019 Construction Map


To help residents and businesses quickly and easily find information on the various construction projects occurring in the community, the Village has created an interactive construction map for the 2019 season. This map includes information on each project and links for more information. To view the map, click on this link.

Village Projects

The Village of Northbrook strives to maintain the Village’s water, sewer, and surface infrastructure in a safe and stable condition. If you are interested in learning more about the status of private development projects within the Village, please visit the Ongoing Development Activities page. Pages have been established for each of the public projects to provide residents with current information on the status of these projects. The following are public projects of the Public Works Department:

Illinois Department of Transportation Projects:

The following projects are funded and managed in whole or part by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT). Questions regarding these projects should be directed to the contacts associated with each project.

Dundee Road Bridge/Culvert Replacement - 2019

The Illinois Department of Transportation is planning to replace the existing box culvert on Dundee Road over the Middle Fork of the North Branch of the Chicago River at the intersection with Lee Road. This page covers both IDOT's and the Village's projects related to this work.

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Dundee Road Over I-94 Bridge Repairs - 2019

IDOT will be completing repairs to the bridge over I-94.

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Illinois Tollway Projects:

The following projects are funded and managed in whole or part by the Illinois Tollway Authority. Questions regarding these projects should be directed to the contacts associated with each project.

Edens Spur Improvements Project - 2019

The Illinois Tollway is repairing the Edens Spur from Lake Cook Road to Pfingsten Road and will reconstruct the roadway from Pfingsten Road to the Edens Expressway. This page provides basic overview information of the project and links to other resources.

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Private Infrastructure Improvement Projects:

The following projects are funded and managed in whole or part by private developers who are completing improvements to public infrastructure as part of an agreement with the Village. Questions regarding these projects should be directed to the contacts associated with each project.

Skokie/Sunset Ridge Infrastructure Improvements

The developer of the 1000 Skokie project is completing certain improvements to Skokie Boulevard and Sunset Ridge Road as part of the development. Learn more about this work on this page.

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Capital Improvement Plan (CIP)


The Village proactively plans for the replacement and rehabilitation of this infrastructure through its CIP. The CIP spans 5 years and is reviewed annually. It should be noted that the CIP is a planning document and all projects are subject to funding in the annual budget. View the current 2017-2018 Capital Improvement Plan (PDF). In addition view a 2017-2018 Map of Capital Improvement Projects (PDF).