Old McHenry Rd Improvement - Downtown Long Grove

Limits: North of IL 53 to south of Cuba Rd in Long Grove

Description: The project will include an intersection improvement at Robert Parker Coffin Road from a four-way stop to a controlled traffic signal, pavement reconstruction and resurfacing, drainage improvements, pedestrian accommodations (sidewalk and bike path), street lighting, and other associated improvements. LCDOT is working closely with the Village of Long Grove to coordinate construction to minimize impacts on community festivals. A one-way detour for northbound traffic will be necessary south of Robert Parker Coffin Rd.

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Current Information

9/18/18 - Utility work is complete.
Road work resumed this week with equipment and material delivery, sign installation, pavement saw cutting and storm sewer work. The contractor is currently installing storm sewer on Robert Parker Coffin Rd between Old McHenry Rd and the bridge. They plan on continuing storm sewer installation tomorrow, then clean up areas surrounding the intersection of Old McHenry Rd and Robert Parker Coffin before the weekend in advance of Apple Fest.

There will be no construction activities the weekend of September 21st due to Apple Fest.

Next week, crews plan to resume storm sewer operations on Old McHenry Rd.

8/29/18 - The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) will be partially closing Old McHenry Road for roadwork starting Monday, Sept. 10. The closure is necessary as part of the Old McHenry Road reconstruction and intersection improvements project at Robert Parker Coffin Rd. The road will reopen to all traffic in November. Downtown Long Grove businesses will remain open and easily accessible during this project.

Detour Route: 
IL Route 22 to IL Route 83 to IL Route 53

Detour Route for Downtown Long Grove: 
Local traffic will have access on Old McHenry Road from IL Route 22 and IL Route 53. Please Note: The one block section of Old McHenry Road between Robert Parker Coffin Road to Archer Road will be limited to one-way southbound traffic only. The detour for northbound local traffic on Old McHenry Rd will be Archer Road north to Robert Parker Coffin Road. 
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