It is always a pleasure to work with the IDOT staff. Every project comes with its own unique challenges, but that’s what makes our work so exciting. There is nothing more satisfying than meeting a new challenge head on and being able to solve it in a timely and cost-effective manner.
IDOT Phase III Construction Inspection
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) selected Cotter Consulting, along with a team of subconsultants, to provide the necessary Phase III Construction Services throughout Cook and Kane Counties. Cotter provided full-time engineers and inspectors to assist Department Resident Engineers and Technicians on various projects throughout District One for the 2021 and 2022 construction seasons. Work included field inspection and documentation for:
- Contract # 62L22 – SMART overlay, ADA improvements and milled rumble strip on IL 31 from I-88 to Rathbone Avenue.
- Contract # 60T17 – Intersection reconstruction (traffic signal installation), ADA Improvements at the Intersection of FAU 2710: Des Plaines River Road and Robinson Road
- Contract # 60Y21 – Intersection reconstruction (traffic signal modernization, addition of turn lanes) at the intersection of IL 19 (Irving Park Road) and Scott Street and at Judd Avenue
- Contract # 62M80 – Improvement on 25th Avenue over IHB Railroad – Bridge deck overlay, joint repairs and substructure repairs.
Cotter assumed the leadership position over a year into this two and half year project.