On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, the Skokie Public Works Department will repair a water main on Lincoln Avenue, east of Gross Point Road. Both eastbound and westbound center lanes of traffic will be closed during this repair. There will be at least one lane of traffic open in each direction at all times. All westbound lanes of traffic will be reopened by the end of the day on October 22, but the eastbound center lane will remain closed until the afternoon of Thursday, October 24, 2019, for street restoration.
Beginning on October 24, 2019, water main repair work will occur on Oakton Street at Keating Avenue. There will be lane closures during the work. Westbound Oakton Street will have lane closures for one or two days, after which lane eastbound lane closures will occur for one or two days. This project is expected to conclude by the end of the day on October 29, weather permitting. This operation will cause traffic delays for east and westbound Oakton Street.
Please consider using alternate routes if possible. For more information, contact the Public Works Department at 847/933-8427.
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