The Village of Glenview

Larch Avenue improvements

2021 public improvement project

​Contact Information

Project  Manager: Tim Schwister
(847) 904-4422

Engineering Division Manager: Adriana Webb
(847) 904-4414

Project description

Larch Avenue from Maple Street to Milwaukee Avenue:

  • Replacement of existing, deteriorating 6-inch cast iron water mains with 8-inch Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) pipe
  • Improve existing storm sewer system
  • Complete various sanitary sewer repairs, under an intergovernmental agreement with Northfield Wood Sanitary District
  • Construct new asphalt roadway, including spot curb and gutter repairs
  • Restore the parkway

Project information and updates​

Contractor: DiMeo Brothers Inc. 

Budget: $1,284,026 (bid together with Strawberry Lane project)

Project Number: E20-0021

Project map: Click here

Tentative schedule

  • Bid award -- February 16, 2021 (Read the Staff Report)
  • Resident preconstruction meeting -- March 5, 2021
  • Tentative construction start -- April​ 2021
  • Tentative completion of construction -- August 15,  2021

The schedule is pending and may be revised due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Work hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Saturday. Work outside these hours will require Village approval.  

2021 Larch Avenue improvements5/8/2021Published4/28/2021 10:15 AMTim Schwister 847-904-4422On Schedule

​This past week the contractor was not working onsite. 

On Monday May 3 the contractor is scheduled to place the final layer of asphalt. This work is weather dependent and will be postponed to the next favorable day if rain is in the forecast. 

5/2/2021Project Completion
2021 Larch Avenue improvements5/1/2021Published4/26/2021 8:11 AMTim Schwister 847-904-4422On Schedule

​This past week the contractor finished restoring the parkway.

During the week of April 26, the contractor is tentatively scheduled to place the final layer of asphalt towards the end of the week.  

Good News! The project is completed and this will be the final blog post for the project. We hope you found the information to be helpful and insightful regarding the current status of the project and upcoming work.

The Village of Glenview will provide surveys in the future for you to complete regarding the construction work and notifications provided. Please take a few moments to complete this survey. The information will allow us to know what aspects of the project we are doing well at and which areas we need to improve upon in the future.

4/25/2021Project Completion
2021 Larch Avenue improvements4/24/2021Published4/16/2021 1:02 PMTim Schwister 847-904-4422On Schedule

​This past week the contractor reinstated driveway aprons, completed various base repairs in preparation for the first layer of asphalt, placed the first layer of asphalt, and began restoring the parkway.  

During the week of April 19, the contractor will continue restoring the parkway. 

Throughout this phase of construction, the contractor will be working in the street and parkway. We ask that you please do not park on the street during construction hours, which are from 7 AM to 7 PM. 
Thank you for your patience. 

4/18/2021Phase 3 - Parkway Restoration
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