JUN 142014

Caisson Installation - June 17

 

The first caisson was installed at Dearborn last week. The contractor also placed two casings for the caissons under Clark Street last week. Work on these caissons will resume on Tuesday June 17, 2014. The Clark Street Bridge will be closed on the following dates for caisson installation:

  • Tuesday, June 17th at 7:00 AM and open by 8:00 PM Friday, June 20, 2014

Backfill and dewatering operations continue from LaSalle to Clark Street. The contractor is installing the waler onto the new sheet piling wall between LaSalle Street and Dearborn Street.


Public Way Closures:
The day of the concrete placement in the caissons at Clark Street, the north sidewalk of Wacker Drive and two westbound lanes of Wacker Drive will be closed to pedestrians and vehicles. We will maintain one westbound lane open at all times. The traffic lane and sidewalk closures will be between 7:00 PM and 6:00 AM during week days. 

The north sidewalk of Wacker Drive between La Salle Street and Clark Street will remain closed to pedestrians until December, 2014. Pedestrians are directed to the south sidewalk.

The west bound 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.

The west bound curb lane of Lower Wacker Drive between La Salle Street and State Street will have daily temporary closures between 7:00 AM and 3:00 PM.

If you have any questions or need more information, please Contact Us

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