Vernon Hills West Pump Station Force Main Assessment

Project Location: From Vernon Hills West Pump Station located in Deerpath Park, heading east along the bike path to Vernon Hills Memorial Arbor Theater and continuing east along Cougar Way to the New Century Town Water Reclamation Facility in Vernon Hills. 

Project Description:  Field investigation and evaluation of the condition of two 16-inch force mains that deliver sewage from the Vernon Hills West Pump Station to the New Century Town Water Reclamation Facility. The assessment will evaluate 7,000 feet of advanced age pipe to determine next steps for rehabilitation of the force mains.  

Residents and businesses may observe increased truck traffic, periodic lane closures, and equipment noise in the area. Any disturbed areas will be repaired in a timely manner. 

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Current Phase/Anticipated Schedule:

Force main assessment in 2021 to determine next steps. Design is anticipated to occur in 2022, with construction anticipated to follow within the 2022-2026 Capital Improvement Program. 

  1. Project Contact
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Jeff Kolar
Civil Engineer
847-377-7500 
publicworks@lakecountyil.gov