ISHTA RR-15-4242: I-90 East Corridor (Elgin to O'Hare)

Illinois State Toll Highway Authority

  • The scope consisted of roadway rebuilding and widening from Elgin to O’Hare Airport.
  • The project included an added lane to provide four lanes in each direction between Randall Road and the Tri-State Tollway-I-294. (Between Lee Street and the Kennedy Expressway, the eastbound mainline lanes over the Des Plaines River Bridge east of the River Road Toll Plaza were reconstructed)
  • The project included reconstruction of several I-90 bridges over local roads between Route 53 and I-294. The local roads included Golf Road, Arlington Heights Road, Busse Road, Oakton Street, Mount Prospect Road, Wolf Road, Touhy Avenue, Mannheim Road and Higgins Road.
  • The project consisted of Warm Mix Asphalt (WMA) subbase, PCC pavement and WMA shoulders.
  • Additional work included noise-walls, retaining walls, utility relocations, signage installation and drainage improvements.