Nicor Gas, with its contractor KS Energy, is conducting improvements to modernize its aging natural gas infrastructure in La Grange Park. Construction for this project is now underway in certain areas of East 31st Street, Beach Avenue, Garfield Avenue, Kemman Avenue, Newberry Avenue, and Oak Avenue. Impacted areas within the Village include:
- 900 & 1000 E. 31st St.
- 601 – 1030 Beach Ave.
- 905 Garfield Ave.
- 636 – 1030 Kemman Ave.
- 600 – 1029 Newberry Ave.
- 1005 – 1105 Oak Ave.
See Nicor’s newsletter for a project description and map. The Village has also created a new Q&A document to provide more information to residents regarding this project, construction practices, plans for restoration, and additional details.
Moving forward, the Village will include regular project updates through the “Construction Updates” posted on the website and in the weekly E-Briefs newsletter. Residents are encouraged to contact Nicor or the Village’s Department of Public Works with any questions or concerns regarding the impact of this project on their property.
Mike Steiskal, Project Manager
Village of La Grange Park
Rick Radde, Director of Public Works