Woodlawn/Penfold Water Main Improvements - 2019

General Information

Tentative Completion Date August 31, 2019 (Water Main Work) 
Project Manager Martin Sobanski, Project Manager, 847-664-4118
Contractor Mauro Sewer Construction (Water Main Work)
Awarded Contract Amount $1,299,660 (Water Main Work)
Funding Sources Bonds

2019 Construction Map


This project is one of a number of different construction projects occurring in the Village in 2019. To learn more about other projects and see a map, please see the 2019 Construction Interactive Map.



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 availlable to anyone who is interested in the project can get regular updates on the project as well as information on any detours. If you are interested, please subscribe at this link. Updates will begin when the project commences in summer 2019.


Project Description


This project will focus on the replacement of the original 1940's main on Woodlawn Road between Shermer Road and Western Avenue and the installation of new main along Penfold Road. This project will occur in conjunction with the scheduled street rehabilitation projects along these roads.

Enabling Resolution:

On Tuesday, April 9, the Village Board awarded the water main components of this project to Mauro Construction (see Resolution 2019-27 at this link). 

Construction Notification Letters:

On April 16, the Village issued letters to all residents who be impacted by these projects. Below are the main letters that were sent:

Project Contacts


For questions regarding this project, please contact Martin Sobanski, Project Manager. Mr. Sobanski can be reached at 847-664-4118 or via the GONorthbrook system.

Current Project Updates


June 7, 2019 

This week, the Village’s contractor continued installing new water main on the west side of Penfold Place. As part of this work, crews installed three new fire hydrants, made storm sewer crossing improvements, and pressure tested the new main. Next week, crews will install and disinfect the new water main and continue making cross-connections between the new and existing mains on Farnsworth Lane and Brentwood Road.


Previous Project Updates
May 24, 2019 

This week, the Village’s contractor continued installing new water main on the western side of Penfold Place between Woodlawn Road and Farnsworth Lane. Next week, crews will continue installing water main along the western side of Penfold moving south from Farnsworth to Scott Road. 


May 17, 2019 

This week, the Village’s contractor began installing new water main at the intersection of Woodlawn Road and Penfold Place. Next week, crews will continue installing water main along the western side of Penfold moving south from Woodlawn to Scott Road. 


May 10, 2019 - Work Begins

This week, the Village’s contractor began work on the Woodlawn/Penfold Water Main Replacement Project. This week’s work included project layout, material delivery, and pavement preparation. Next week, the contractor will start removing pavement on the west side of Penfold in preparation for the water main installation. 


April 16, 2019 - Construction Notices Issued

On Tuesday, April 16, the Village issued construction notices for this project to all residents who are anticipated to be impacted. Copies of these notices can be found under the project description.


December 19, 2018 - Work Announcement

This work has been scheduled to begin in the spring of 2019. More details will be posted as they become available.