This 100% federally funded project is part of a collaborative effort between the Village and DuPage County Stormwater Division (DCSD). The major scope of work includes creating additional 20 ac-ft (approx. 6,500,000 gallons) of storage capacity within the Redmond Reservoir. The scope of work also includes resurfacing of the path around the reservoir, mechanical and electrical upgrades to the pump station, native plantings, rock toe installation as well as shoreline stabilization. At this time, the tentative start date for the project is week of April 23, 2018. The project has a substantial completion date of October 30, 2018. The final completion of this project will be May 31, 2021 due to the maintenance and monitoring necessary for the native plantings being installed as part of this project.
During the week of May 14, contractor did not perform any work due to wet weather that occurred earlier in the week. Weather permitting, the contractor is scheduled to begin earth excavation starting the week of May 21.
During the week of April 30, contractor worked on vegetation removal along the shoreline. Weather permitting, during the week of May 7, contractor will continue to work on the vegetation removal along the shoreline and tentatively begin earth excavation work.