Friday, June 29, 2012

PirTano Construction completed installing the water main and fire hydrants along the project site.  Thank you for your patience during the water shut-down this week. The contractor also started work on the storm sewer at mid-block and going south.

Next week the contractor will continue to install storm sewer going south and begin pressure testing and disinfecting the new water main.

Water services are not scheduled to begin until after the July 4th Holiday. Notification will be given prior to shutting the water off to your residence.  

Throughout the duration of the project, driveway access may be restricted, but will be restored to residences as soon as possible and at the end of each day. Thank you in advance for your patience. Please note the no parking on street signs posted for Monday through Friday 7 AM to 5 PM.

Happy 4th of July.

Friday, June 22, 2012

PirTano Construction completed directional drilling the 8-inch water main along Forest Road.  The contractor is installing connections for the water main and installing fire hydrants. The contractor will be doing a water main connection on Monday which will require a shutdown for 4 to 6 hours beginning at 9 AM. During this time, the water main will be turned off. Notification is being passed out for the Monday shutdown. If an emergency water main shut-down is needed, you will be notified as soon as possible

The contractor should complete the water main installation and begin water main filling, testing and chlorinating.

Roadway grinding is being performed in anticipation of open cut storm sewer work beginning next week from mid block on Forest to the south end along the east side of the street.

Throughout the duration of the project, driveway access may be restricted, but will be restored to residences as soon as possible and at the end of each day. Thank you in advance for your patience. Please note the no parking on street signs posted for Monday through Friday 7 AM to 5 PM.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

On June 20, 2012, an emergency shut-down of the water main was conducted due to a water main break within the project limits.

Residents were notified of the shut down following the water main being turned off.

Water service to the area has been restored.

If you have cloudy or rusty water coming out of your faucets, please allow to water to run for a few minutes to allow the water to clear.

If you have any additional issues regarding water quality, please contact the Public Works Department at 847-657-3030.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you.

Friday, June 15, 2012


PirTano Construction performed 8-inch PVC water main directional drilling from Glenview Road to mid-block.

The contractor will directional drill the remaining water main along Forest Road.

Throughout the duration of the project, driveway access may be restricted, but will be restored to residences as soon as possible and at the end of each day. Thank you in advance for your patience. Please note the no parking on street signs posted for Monday through Friday 7 AM to 5 PM.

Friday, June 8, 2012

This past week, the contactor began working on-site by performing general job site set-up, layout, utility locates, and televising of the existing sewers.  The contractor also began the directional drilling for the new 8-inch PVC water main.

Next week the contractor will continue to directional drill the new 8-inch water main.

Throughout the duration of the project, driveway access may be restricted, but will be restored to residences as soon as possible and at the end of each day. Thank you in advance for your patience. Please note the no parking on street signs posted for Monday through Friday 7 AM to 5 PM.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Work is scheduled to begin next week with the contractor doing layout, utility locates and televising of the existing sewers.

Throughout the duration of the project, driveway access may be restricted, but will be restored to residences as soon as possible and at the end of each day. Thank you in advance for your patience.