Construction Update

Water main installation continued this week on the north side of Wadsworth Rd west of Green Bay Rd and will continue next week (9/29) east of Green Bay Rd. Today storm sewer installation for driveway culverts and laterals is being completed on the west side of Green Bay Rd. Excavation for the new roadway is complete on the west side of Green Bay Rd and crushed concrete placement for the road base has followed. This will continue tomorrow (Saturday 9/27).  Excavation has continued on the north side of Wadsworth Rd east of Green Bay Rd.

Week of 9/29/14:

  • Start water main installation at the north east corner of Wadsworth Rd and Green Bay Rd. This will require DAILY LANE CLOSURES with flaggers early in the week to connect to the existing water main at the corner. Installation will continue east in the designated work zone area on the north side of Wadsworth Rd outside the roadway. EXPECT DELAYS EARLY NEXT WEEK.
  •  Install driveway culverts on the north side of Wadsworth Rd near the creek crossing. Also extend the box culvert on the north side of Wadsworth Rd for the creek.
  • Place crushed concrete for the road base on the west side of Green Bay Rd and north side of Wadsworth Rd to the west.
  • Start placing capping aggregate and fine grading in preparation for concrete curb and gutter and paving.

Construction Zone Enforcement Alert

A recent MEDIA RELEASE by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office reminds the community that although the summer is coming to an end, road construction is still occurring throughout Lake County.  This means the Lake County Sheriff’s Office will continue to enforce construction zone speed limits along with cellular phone usage and seatbelt enforcement within those zones.

Please be cautious while traveling through work zones.

Construction Update

Excavation for the new roadway and drainage swales is underway with multiple crews working on the north side of Wadsworth Rd & west side of Green Bay Rd.  As the roadway is excavated, crushed concrete is being placed for the road base.  Temporary erosion control measures include; seed, erosion control blanket and ditch checks installation in the newly cut drainage swales.  These items are temporary.  Final grading and landscaping will be completed once the new pavement is in place. Today (9/19), water main installation has started at Wadsworth Rd west of Green Bay Rd.

 Week of 9/22/2014

  • Continue excavation & placement of crushed concrete for the road base on north side of Wadsworth Rd & west side of Green Bay Rd
  • Install new water main at Wadsworth Rd west of Green Bay Rd
  • Install remaining storm sewer laterals and driveway culverts on north side of Wadsworth Rd & west side of Green Bay Rd, including the remaining sections of the box culvert installation at the creek crossing Wadsworth Rd west of Green Bay Rd

Thank you for your continued patience.

Please drive safely.