2018 Concrete Rehabilitation Program

General Information

Tentative Start Date: July 23, 2018
Tentative Completion Date: October 2018
Project Manager: Tom Dixon
Contractor: Schroeder & Schroeder
Funding Sources: Construction Fund

Contact Information

Public Works Department
Phone: (630) 620-5740
Email: publicworks@villageoflombard.org 
Project Manager: Tom Dixon
Phone: (630) 620-5740
Email: dixont@villageoflombard.org

Resident Engineer: Rob Borchering
Phone: (708) 473-8068
Email: rborchering@reltd.com 

After Hours: Lombard Police Department 
(630) 873-4400


 Notify Me: Residents and businesses within construction areas are encouraged to sign up for Notify Me to receive timely updates regarding construction in their area.
Newsletters & Notices: Periodically, newsletters and notices will be distributed to residents to keep them apprised of current and upcoming construction related events. 


How does this benefit the Village? The proposed project will improve the drainage and drivability of the streets.
Will my road be closed? The roads in this year’s project will be closed to through traffic, however, they will have one lane of traffic open at all times for residents, emergency personnel, deliveries, and garbage and mail service.
If my driveway is inaccessible where do I park? Residents whose driveway is impacted by the construction will receive prior notice and parking permits allowing overnight parking on the street for the duration of their driveway closure.
Will my water or sewer service be affected? Water and sewer service will not be affected by this project 

Project Information

This Project Includes: The reconstruction of the concrete pavement on the following streets:
- Wilson Avenue – Hammerschmidt Avenue to Stewart Avenue
- alley located between S. Edgewood Avenue and S. Lewis Avenue, south of South Broadway
- alley located between S. Lewis Avenue and S. Lodge Lane, south of South Broadway
- alley located between S. Main Street and S. Charlotte Street, mid-block between Maple Street and Ash Street
- patching throughout the Village due to deteriorated panels and utility digs

Also included in this project are minor drainage improvements, ADA sidewalk improvements at locations that need to be upgraded to current standards, and select driveway apron improvements.

Project Schedule: July through October 

Traffic Impact: The Wilson Avenue portion of this project will have a high impact on motorists. Wilson Avenue between Hammerschmidt and Stewart Avenues will be closed beginning July 23rd, tentatively reopening August 6th, weather permitting. A detour will be in place during the closure. Residents on these streets and alleys will be highly impacted by the work being done. Alternate routes are encouraged for non-residents.

Construction Updates

7/19/18 - Beginning this Monday, Wilson will be under construction for concrete rehabilitation work, between Hammerschmidt and Stewart.  During the construction, this section of Wilson will be closed to all traffic and the detour will use Hammerschmidt, Central, and Stewart. Completion should be by August 6, pending weather.  Access to the Village Civic Center will be possible via Stewart or Hammerschmidt.