D Construction completed cofferdam and substructure/pier widening work within the Fox River's west channel. The west bridge contains a total of 6 piers, 3 of which reside within the river. The Contractor has worked diligently to complete this pier widening work and beat the Spring rains, which can make work within the river very challenging. D Construction is now focusing on widening the remaining 3 piers for the west bridge that reside outside of the river. Upon completion of the pier widening, the Contractor will be able to concentrate on removing portions of the existing bridge deck
D Construction has completed cofferdams and started the concrete substructure (pier) widening for 2 out of the 3 piers located within the west branch of the Fox River. Upon completion of the cofferdam work, the Contractor performs concrete removal operations on the existing footings and piers to accomodate the first step of the bridge widening process. Following the concrete removal is the extension / widening of the pier footings and pier walls. The Contractor has prepared and poured the extended footings and has started the framework serving the aforementioned piers located within the
The Indian Trail Bridges over the Fox River are now closed for continuation of the bridge reconstruction improvements. The bridges are scheduled to be re-opened in October of 2015. Traffic is advised to use Sullivan Rd. or Illinois Ave. as alternative routes. Gregory Island Park will also be closed to the Public during the duration of the closure. Thank you for your patience!
The Indian Trail Bridges over the Fox River are scheduled to close on March 2nd, 2015. The Gregory Island Park will also be closed during that time. The Contractor's primary focus will be on the reconstruction of the west bridge over the Fox River, as the east bridge has been substantially completed. The current schedule includes re-opening the bridges some time in late September/October of 2015. Traffic is advised to use Illinois Ave. and Sullivan Rd. as alternative routes.
Indian Trail has been opened to traffic using one lane in each direction between IL-31 and IL-25. The road is scheduled to be open from now until March 2nd of 2015, when it will be closed again for the reconstruction of the West bridge over the Fox River. The Conractor has completed a significant amount of work for the new East bridge over the Fox River. D Construction plans to complete the East Bridge's parapet / railing features during the Winter as weather permits. Expect to see construction activity on the outer portions of the bridges throughout the Winter months, which may cause