Updates

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Oak Park, IL - Construction Updates

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*** UPDATE Comed has completed most of their work associated with Pete’s Fresh Market. The remainder of their work should be completed by the middle of June. AT&T is anticipated to begin their underground work the week of May 23. They will start on the south side of Madison Ave and work their way north across the street. They will maintain traffic access across Madison for the duration of their installation. More details will be provided next week. Shortly after they complete their work, we will begin our sewer and water work on Euclid. It will be around this time that we shut down Euclid (around the middle of June). Please be aware that once Euclid is closed, it will be closed indefinitely. We will continue to provide updates as we get closer. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – March 25, 2022 - The project is gaining traction and the remainder of the site is anticipated to be fenced off within the next three weeks. This includes fencing off Euclid Ave between Madison Street and the alley directly to the north. Please be advised that once the property is fenced off, this section of Euclid Ave will be closed indefinitely. Residents will continue to receive regular updates as we approach the time to fence off the property.
*** UPDATE – February 16, 2022 - Comed and its contractors continue installing underground work down the alley north of Madison St. and west of Euclid Ave. They anticipate this work will be completed by Friday, February 18, 2022. Once completed, alley access will return to normal. Comed and its contractors started the installation of underground work through the parking lot at the northwest corner of Euclid Ave and Madison St. This work is anticipated to take two weeks and should have no impact on resident parking or traffic. RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES - Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – January 26, 2022 - Comed has completed the installation of the new manhole at 431 Euclid Ave. They will return on Thursday, January 27 to repair the sidewalk. Comed will begin installing their underground work that ties into the manhole and runs east across Euclid Ave on Monday, January 31. This work is anticipated to take 2 weeks. The street will not be closed; however, residences are encouraged to access their homes on this block via Washington Blvd. No parking impacts are anticipated. Comed anticipates starting the installation of underground work in the alley north of Madison Ave and west of Euclid Ave on Wednesday, February 2. This work is anticipated to take 4 weeks. The alley will remain accessible to the west off of Oak Park Ave and to the north off of Euclid Ave. RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES - Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – January 19, 2022 - The installation of the Comed manhole, located within the vicinity of 431 & 427 Euclid Ave. is anticipated to be completed January 19, 2022. Once completed, Comed will begin installing their underground work that ties into the new manhole. This work will extend from the newly installed manhole, south to the alley north of Madison. No new parking or traffic impacts are anticipated. This work is expected to be completed by January 28th, 2022. Once the above is completed, Comed will continue the installation of underground work west down the alley for approximately 125ft. The anticipated completion date of this phase is February 28, 2022. No new parking or traffic impacts are anticipated. The alley will remain accessible to the west off of Oak Park Ave. and to the north off of Euclid Ave. Comed continues to install their underground work, in the east/west alley, north of Madison between Euclid Ave & Wesley Ave. They anticipate completing this work January 28, 2022
*** UPDATE – January 12, 2022 - Comed has begun installing their underground work, in the east/west alley, north of Madison between Euclid Ave and Wesley Ave. This is anticipated to be completed by January 28th. Comed indicated that they will accommodate residence accessing their garages located in this alley. As a precaution, temporary parking passes, provided by the Village, were mailed to residence in the effected area. The installation of the Comed manhole, located within the vicinity of 431 and 427 Euclid Ave, is continuing ahead of schedule. They anticipate having the manhole installation completed by January 21, 2022. Comed informed us that they completed the installation of their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Washington Blvd to the east/west alley, north of Madison. All usual parking on this block may now return to normal. RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES- Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – January 5, 2022 - Comed will begin installing their underground work, in the east/west alley north of Madison between Euclid Ave and Wesley Ave on January 10,, 2022. This phase is anticipated to take 2 weeks. Comed has indicated that they will accommodate residence accessing their garages located in this alley. Notices to affected residences will be mailed by end of day today. The installation of the Comed manhole, located within the vicinity of 431 and 427 Euclid Ave, is continuing ahead of schedule. They anticipate having the manhole installation completed by January 21, 2022. Comed informed us that they anticipate completing the installation of their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Washington Blvd to the east/west alley, north of Madison, by early next week. Once completed, all Village permitted parking can return to normal. RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES- Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – December 28, 2021 - Comed continues the installation of their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Washington Blvd to the east/west ally north of Madison Ave. No parking signs have been placed on both sides of Euclid Ave within the project limits. This work is projected to be completed by January 14, 2022. Parking can return to normal when the no parking signs are removed. The Comed manhole, located within the vicinity of 431 and 427 Euclid Ave, is also being installed. The manhole installation should be completed by the second week of February. If you have not received your parking passes or require additional passes, please contact the Village of Oak Park at parking@oak-park.us or call 708-358-PARK (7275). RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES- Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – December 22, 2021 - Comed has begun the installation of their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Washington Blvd to the east/west alley north of Madison Ave today, Tuesday December 21, 2021. Temporary parking passes were sent last week to residence that have permits to park on the block in question. Additionally, no parking signs will be put up by end of day today, December 21, 2021 on the west side of the street. PLEASE NOTE- the no parking dates are as follows: December 21, 2021 - December 22, 2021 December 27, 2021 - January 14, 2022 or until signage is removed. Residence ARE permitted to park in front of their homes December 23-December 26 for the Christmas holiday UNLESS Comed has the area blocked off to ensure public safety. No parking signs will also be placed on the east side of the street on December 27, 2021 and will be enforced until January 14, 2022 or until signage is removed. If you have not received your parking passes or require additional passes, please contact the Village of Oak Park at parking@oak-park.us or call 708-358-PARK (7275). Comed will also begin the installation of a manhole today, Tuesday December 21, 2021. This manhole is approximately located in Village right-of-way in front of 431 and 427 Euclid Ave. Notices were mailed to residence at these addresses last week with more information. This work is projected to take 6 weeks. We have not yet received clearance from the owner to fence off the property. An exact date will be provided as soon as it becomes available. As a reminder, the fence will extend across Euclid Ave between Madison St and the east west alley directly to the north. The alley will still be accessible from Euclid Ave. Please be advised that this section of Euclid Ave will be closed indefinitely. Road closure signs will be placed in accordance with Village of Oak park requirements and will remain until construction is complete. Comed informed us that they completed their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Randolph St to Washington Blvd, on Friday December 17. No parking signs have been removed from this block and parking may return to normal. RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES- Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com. Happy Holidays!
*** UPDATE – December 15, 2021 - Comed has informed us that they will start their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Washington Blvd to the east/west alley north of Madison Ave on Monday, December 20. The work is expected to take 3 weeks. Temporary parking passes, provided by the Village, will be mailed out today to residence with permits to park in the affected area. If your parking is impacted and you have not received your parking passes in the mail or require additional passes, please contact the village at parking@oak-park.us or call 708-358-PARK (7275). Comed will begin installing a manhole on Monday, December 20. This manhole is approximately located in Village right-of-way in front of 431 and 427 Euclid Ave. Notices were mailed to residence at these addresses last week with more information. This work is projected to take 6 weeks. The Village has informed us that we are clear to fence off the property. This is to include Euclid Ave between Madison St and the east west alley directly to the north. The alley will still be accessible from Euclid Ave. Please be advised that this section of Euclid Ave will be closed indefinitely. Road closure signs will be placed in accordance with Village of Oak Park requirements and will remain until construction is complete. This is anticipated to occur in the coming weeks. Further updates with an exact date will be provided once available to us. Comed informed us that the underground work on Euclid Ave, from Randolph St to Washington Blvd, will be completed on Friday. Once this work is completed, all usual Village permitted parking may return to normal. RESIDENCES OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES- Please reach out to the Village of Oak Park if you require parking passes. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – December 7, 2021 - The Village has informed us that we will be cleared to fence off the property any day now. This is to include Euclid Ave between Madison St and the east west alley directly to the north. The alley will still be accessible from Euclid Ave. Please be advised that this section of Euclid Ave will be closed indefinitely. Road closure signs will be placed in accordance with Village of Oak park requirements and will remain until construction is complete. COMED and its contractors have informed us that they expect to begin the installation of a new manhole within the next two weeks. The manhole will be in Village of Oak Park right-of-way and will be partially located in the shared driveway between 427 and 431 Euclid Ave. At the request of Village officials, COMED and its contractors have informed us that they will maintain one access lane to the driveway and provide temporary driveway access if necessary. The manhole install is projected to take 6 weeks during the Village of Oak Park working hours. This work should not affect parking for the residents of these two addresses. A more precise start date will be provided once it becomes available to us. COMED informed us that underground work on Washington Blvd will be completed early this week. Once this work is completed, all usual Village Permitted parking will return to normal. The underground COMED work taking place on Euclid Ave, from Randolph St to Washington Blvd is proceeding as scheduled. Work should be completed by Wednesday December 22, 2021. Once this work is completed, all usual Village Permitted parking will return to normal. Thank you for your continued cooperation during this construction process. Should you have any questions please email the EPI team at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.
*** UPDATE – November 30, 2021 Comed has informed us that they will start their underground work on Euclid Ave, from Randolph St. to Washington Blvd, earlier than expected. This work will begin Wednesday December 1st and is projected to take 3 weeks. No parking signs will be posted in the work area 24 hours prior to the commencement of the work and will be removed as they progress south from Randolph St. to Washington Blvd. Additionally, temporary parking passes, provided by the Village, were mailed to those affected. Comed has started their underground work on the south side of Washington Blvd from Euclid Ave to the alley directly to the east. As a reminder, this work is projected to take two weeks and is expected to impact parking. It appears the overhead utility work will be delayed. Updates will be provided as soon as they are available. If your parking is impacted and you have not received your parking passes in the mail or require additional passes, please contact the village at parking@oak-park.us or call 708-358-PARK (7275). The Village has notified us that Nicor’s relocation plan has been approved. More details will be provided once available. Thank you for your patience!
*** UPDATE – November 23, 2021 ComEd has indicated that their underground work will be delayed one week. With this delay, their anticipated start date will be the week of November 28th. This work is to encompass underground work on the south side of Washington Blvd from Euclid Ave to the alley directly to the east. This work is still estimated to take two weeks during Village of Oak Park working hours. The overhead utility work is still scheduled to begin the week of November 28th and is still expected to take 4 weeks. EPI has mailed out temporary parking passes, provided by the Village, to residence who’s parking may be impacted by this scope of work. If you require additional passes for your household or did not receive your pass via US mail, please contact the Village at parking@oak-park.us or call 708-358-PARK (7275). After ComEd completes the underground work on Washington Blvd, they will begin underground work on Euclid Ave from Randolph to Washington. This work is projected to take 3 weeks and take place during the Village of Oak Park working hours.
*** NOTICE *** Attention Oak Park Residents: NOTICE OF DEVELOPMENT @ 668 MADSON STREET Environmental Protection Industries has been contracted to lead the planned development for a new Pete’s Fresh Market, located at 668 Madison St. in Oak Park, IL. Starting November 1st, Euclid Ave. between Madison Street and the alley to the north will be closed indefinitely. Construction will begin November 12th. To keep village residents informed of impending construction work and any potential interruptions of utility service, EPI has created a construction update page on their website @ www.environmental-epi.com/updates/. We strongly encourage you to visit the site and join our email list to keep you informed of construction progress. We are committed to being communicative throughout the process. If you would like to be added to this list or have any other questions or concerns, please email us at oakpark@environmental-epi.com.