Latest Information

Throughout the project, we will be providing updates on the progress of the project. Check back for the latest information. If you would like to be added to our construction updates, please provide your contact information on the Contact Us page. 

December 2019

Construction Update:

DiMeo will be completing the storm sewer installation on Washington December 4, 2019.  Storm sewer work to begin on Lamon on December 5, 2019.   All storm sewer work on Lamon will be completed December 12, 2019.  Temporary pavement patching on Washington will begin Friday, December 6, 2019.   All storm sewer trenches including Lamon will be paved by December 13, 2019.

For more information, see notifications posted in the resources tab.  

November 2019

Construction Update

DiMeo has installed the temporary patching on Lavergne and Orchard.  Full access of both Orchard and Lavergne will be maintained for the rest of the Winter.

Next week DiMeo will be:

 

  • Continuing the installation of the storm sewer on Washington.

  • Restoring the parkways on Orchard.

 

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday everyone!

For more information, see notifications posted in the resources tab.

Construction Update

Lavergne, Washington, Lamon:   DiMeo finished installing the main line storm sewer and the sanitary sewer on Lavergne and made all the lateral connections.  The storm sewer on Washington was started on Wednesday and will continue the week after Thanksgiving.  Next week DiMeo plans on installing the temporary pavement patch over the sewer trenches on Lavergne prior to the Thanksgiving Holiday.

  

Orchard:  DiMeo removed curb and sidewalk on Orchard and excavated / graded for the installation of the curb and sidewalk.  Schroeder and Schroeder poured the curb and gutter, and the sidewalk.  Residents with driveways behind the new curb and sidewalk will have access to their driveways on Monday afternoon.  Monday of next week DiMeo will be restoring the asphalt driveways and installing temporary patching on Orchard.  Restoration adjacent to sidewalk will also occur next week.

 

Please note that the contractor will not be working Thursday and Friday of next week due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. 

For more information, see notifications posted in the resources tab.

Construction Update

Lavergne, Washington, Lamon:  DiMeo Brothers have continued with the storm sewer installation on Lavergne.  Storm sewer and sanitary sewer work on Lavergne to be completed by the end of next week, November 22nd.  Junction Chambers at Washington also to be completed by November 22nd.  Storm sewer work to begin on Washington the week of November 24th.  Temporary pavement patching has been installed on Lavergne from Wilmette to Washington.  All temporary patching to be completed on Lavergne before Thanksgiving. 

 

Orchard:  All underground utility work has been completed on Orchard.  Restoration work to begin November 18th with the installation of curb, sidewalks and driveways.  Weather dependent, pavement restoration or temporary pavement patching will follow the week of November 24th.

For more information, see notifications posted in the resources tab.

Construction Update

Lavergne, Washington, Lamon:  DiMeo has continued with the installation of the 36” storm sewer and has completed the installation at the intersection of Washington and Lavergne.  Work has also begun at this intersection on the junction chamber and box culverts. This work is estimated to be completed by November 18, 2019.  Storm sewer work north of Washington is to begin the week of November 18, 2019.

 

Orchard: 

  • All storm sewer and watermain work will be completed on Monday, November 11, 2019. 

  • Restoration of the curb, sidewalk and driveways will begin Tuesday, November 12, 2019 with excavation and prep work. 

  • The curb and gutter is expected to be installed on Thursday, November 14, 2019.

  • Sidewalk will be installed on Friday, November 15, 2019, weather dependent.

For more information, see notifications posted in the resources tab.

October 2019

Construction Update:  The West Side Neighborhood Storage Project is underway on both Orchard and Lavergne.  DiMeo is working with two full crews!  One is currently installing the new 36” Diameter Pipe on Lavergne and will continue with the installation into next week.  The other crew has installed the watermain on Orchard and has begun the installation of the 24” storm sewer.  DiMeo's subcontractor is also working on installing the junction chamber at the intersection of Lavergne and Wilmette.  

 

The week of October 28th DiMeo will continue working on the storm sewer between Wilmette and Washington and the storm sewer on Orchard.  DiMeo will also begin transferring water services from the existing water main to the new water main on Orchard.  Please note not all homes on Orchard feed off this watermain so not all residents will be affected.  

Construction Update: DiMeo will start the construction on Orchard between Romona and Redbud on October 21th.  All thru traffic on Orchard will be detoured to Locust during daytime hours, typically 7AM-5PM.  Please be aware that the Locust Detour is schedule to be removed the week of October 28th so please plan accordingly and allow additional time to get to your destination during this work. 

 

The intersection of Romona and Orchard will have periodic lane closures outside of school arrival and dismissal times.  Weather dependent the underground work should be completed in 2-3 weeks and roadway restoration to be completed in the 2 weeks following the underground completion.

For more information, see notifications posted in the resources tab.

Construction Update:  DiMeo will start working on the storm sewer on Lavergne between Wilmette and Washington on October 16th.  All thru traffic from Washington to Wilmette will be detoured during daytime hours, typically 7AM – 5PM.   The intersection of Wilmette and Lavergne will also be closed during this time.   These closures are anticipated to last 3 weeks.   During construction hours DiMeo will provide access to driveways within the closure as work allows. 

For more information see notification posted in the resources tab.

Construction Update:  Pre Construction operations will be starting this week on Lavergne, Washington, Lamon and Orchard.   Work includes tree protection, tree root pruning, and sewer televising. 

 

Underground Sewer Work anticipated to start on Lavergne, Washington and Lamon the week of October 14

Underground Sewer Work anticipated to start on Orchard the week of October 21.

 

For more information, see Initial Notifications posted on the project website.

September 2019

The Village of Wilmette is hosting a Public Open House for the Neighborhood Storage Project Phase 1A on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 4 P.M. - 6 P.M. The Open House will take place in the Public Works Training Room (711 Laramie Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091). Find more information here

For more information on the Phase 1A construction project, please click here.

Village of Wilmette

West Side Neighborhood Storage Project