Main Street and Crystal Lake Avenue Intersection

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Project Scope:CL-Main (2)

This intersection improvement includes:

  • Widening and resurfacing along Main Street
  • Widening and resurfacing of Crystal Lake Avenue
  • Installation of a permanent traffic signal
  • Intersection lighting
  • Streetscaping elements

The City was awarded $1.5 million in Federal Surface Transportation Program funds for this project.

Project Contact:

Abby Wilgreen, City Engineer
Phone: (815) 356-3605

Project Updates:

  • August 15, 2018:  The pre-final plans were submitted to IDOT for review on August 10. The right-of-way acquisition process is underway. Coordination with the Union Pacific Railroad and the utility companies is also underway.  
  • Spring/Summer 2018: Design is underway. 
  • February 22, 2018: IDOT has approved the preliminary plans.  
  • November 9, 2017: The preliminary plans have been drafted and submitted to IDOT for review. Staff has started coordinating with ComEd, Comcast, Nicor, and AT&T for utility relocation. Utility relocation is anticipated for 2018 with construction starting in 2019. 
  • 2017: Preliminary engineering underway.  
  • 2016:  This project is currently in the preliminary engineering phase.