Installation of Granite at the Water Feature
In the Water Plaza, the contractor is almost complete with installation of the granite for the water feature. They will continue to install mechanical, plumbing and lighting elements in the water feature through the end of the month.
In the Jetty, the contractor will finish installing the majority of the precast pavers and benches this week. The focus will shift this week to installation of the granite pavers for the arcade areas. The contractor continues to install the frames for the floating gardens in the Jetty.
Foundation work in Room 6 will continue this week. The contractor is installing helical piles to support the retaining walls at the base of the ramp from upper Wacker Drive.
Work on the underbridges connecting the three blocks continues to progress. The precast pavers are nearly complete on all three bridges. With the pavers in place, the focus has shifted to installation of the framework for the steel canopies.
Public Way Closures:
The westbound curb lane of Lower Wacker Drive between La Salle Street and Lake Street will have daily temporary closures between 7:00 AM and 5:30 PM.
The westbound curb lane of Lower Wacker Drive between La Salle Street and State Street may have daily temporary closures between 7:00 AM and 5:30 PM.
The westbound curb lane of Upper Wacker Drive between La Salle Street and State Street may have daily temporary closures between 9:30 AM and 3:30 PM.
For questions regarding Riverwalk operations and events contact the Department of Fleet and Facility Management.
For questions regarding the construction of the Riverwalk please Contact Us.
Chicago Riverwalk Work Zone Camera 1
Chicago Riverwalk Work Zone Camera 2