Second Avenue Combined Sewer Separation Project (Holly to Division)


Project Location(s):North Second Avenue, Holly Court to Division Street
Project Status:Contract Execution
Bid Opening Date:July 10, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
Pre-Bid Meeting (Mandatory):June 26, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
Construction Start Date:September 2018
Construction Completion Date:Fall 2018
Contractor:A Lamp Concrete Contractors, Inc.
Construction Engineer:Clark Dietz, Inc.
Design Engineer:Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.
Awarded Contract Amount:$692,888.00
Adjusted Final Contract Amount:TBD
Funding Source(s):Wastewater Fund (Sewer Separation), CDBG-DR Grant


To lessen the frequency and severity of flooding and sewer backups by separating existing combined sewers.


This project consists of the separation of the existing combined sewer main on North Second Avenue from Holly Court to Division Street. A grant application is expected to be submitted for Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funding for construction.


The sewer separation was identified by the CBBEL flood control study.


OrganizationOrganization Address
Berger Excavating Contractors, Inc.1205 Garland Road
Wauconda, IL 60084
Martam Construction, Inc.1200 Gasket Drive
Elgin, IL 60120
Archon Construction Co., Inc.563 S Route 53
Addison, IL 60101
A Lamp Concrete Contractors, Inc.1900 Wright Boulevard
Schaumburg, IL 60193
Cerniglia Co.3421 W Lake Street
Melrose Park, IL 60160
Joel Kennedy Construction2830 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
K-Five Construction999 Oakmont Plaza Drive
Westmont, Il 60559
Chicagoland Paving Contractors225 Telser Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Bolder Contractors316 Cary Point Drive
Cary, IL 60013
MQ Construction4323 N Central Avenue
Chicago, IL 60634


Posted DateDescription
January 10, 2019Only punch list work remains. Staff met with the consultant engineer and contractor this week to discuss the water main break the occurred in December 2018.
January 3, 2019Only punch list work remains.
December 6, 2018No work due to weather. Only punch list work remains.
November 15, 2018All work is complete. The consultant is working on creating a punch list.
November 1, 2018Sod preparation work is complete. HMA surface and sod installation are expected next week.
October 25, 2018Backfill of the curb and landscape restoration is expected to occur next week.
October 18, 2018Installation of the asphalt binder is complete, installation of asphalt driveways is expected to begin next week.
October 4, 2018Removal of the curb on one side has begun and installation of the curb is expected next week.
September 27, 2018All underground work is complete. Removal of the curb is expected to begin next week.
September 20, 2018The installation of the new storm main is complete. Work on installation of other underground improvements will continue until complete.
September 13, 2018Installation of the storm sewer main has begun and will continue until complete.
September 6, 2018Site preparation and saw-cutting began this week. Installation of the sewer is expected to begin next week.
July 10, 2018Bidding for the project has ended and the as-read results are listed in Bid Tabulation under Bidding Documents.
June 15, 2018The project is out to bid.
January 22, 2018A project coordination meeting was held with Christopher B. Burke Engineering. The design engineer is working on Plans and Specs for the project.
February 3, 2017The grant application to fund construction of the project will be submitted on February 22, 2017.
January 27, 2017A Phase II design engineering agreement has been awarded.