West Illinois Multimodal Improvements

Aerial map showing red line along West Illinois
Project Overview: ES561 The West Illinois Multimodal Project will add sidewalks to West Illinois and add/upgrade ramps to ADA requirements. In addition, a small roundabout will be installed at the intersection of Meridian Street and West Illinois and the existing signal will be removed. Bike facility markings will be placed on Meridian, Illinois and Girard ... Read more

Roeder Lift Station

​​​​Pro​ject Overview: EU180 ​​This project involves upgrading an existing lift station and force main pipes to provide adequate pumping capacity to facilitate future sewage conveyance at the Roeder Lift Station.​ It is funded by the City’s 420 Wastewater Fund. Status – January 2022 Accomplishments: New site chosen. Design progressed to 60%. Next Milestone:  Progress design. Complete design. Project ... Read more

F Street Crossing

​​​​​​​​Project Overview: WF1022 This project includes design and construction of F Street railroad crossing improvements and associated street improvements adjacent to the F Street railroad crossing. Improvements include providing four quadrant gates, pedestrian and bicycle improvements, travel lane channelization, and updated signs and markings. These changes will improve railroad, vehicular, pedestrian, and bicycle safety.  This project ... Read more

West Illinois Street Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety Improvements

Project Overview Sidewalks, ADA Upgrades, Crosswalks, Bike Lanes West Illinois Street is identified in the 2012 Pedestrian Master Plan as a Tier 1 priority to complete significant sidewalk gaps between Meridian Street and Lynn Street at the northern edge of the Fountain District Urban Village and in the Columbia Neighborhood. The 2014 Bicycle Master Plan recommends marked bike lanes ... Read more

Parkview Elementary Safe Route to School Improvements

​Project Overview: Sidewalks, ADA upgrades, Crosswalks, Bike Lanes ​ The Bellingham School District is reconstructing Parkview Elementary School in 2020 and, when complete, the new school will have capacity for 100 additional students.  While there is not a significant collision history in the vicinity of the school, the 2012 Pedestrian Master Plan identifies significant sidewalk gaps along both ... Read more

Meridian-Girard Multimodal Safety Improvements

​​​​​​​​​​​Project Overview:​ Bike Lanes, ADA upgrades, Roundabout  ​​ In 2019, Public Works commissioned the West Illinois Street Multimodal Corridor Traffic Study to examine the pedestrian, bicycle, and vehicular improvement needs on the West Illinois Street corridor from Sunset Drive to Lynn Street. The study included specific operational analysis of the Meridian/Illinois intersection as an existing traffic signal ... Read more