Mathon Drive Bridge Replacement

Baxter & Woodman provided Phase I Project Development Report, Phase II Design, and Phase III Construction services for a superstructure replacement with a Group II Categorical Exclusion. The Mathon Drive structure consists of a four-span, continuous steel girder bridge approximately 70 feet wide and 350 feet long. The bridge spans...


Root Street Relocation

Baxter & Woodman provided construction observation for the reconstruction and relocation of W. Root St. from S. Halsted St. to S. Emerald Ave. Included was pavement reconstruction, driveway, curb and gutter, sidewalk removal and replacement, storm sewer improvements, landscaping, street lighting, and traffic signals. Improvements were originally designed in 2008...


Glen Town Center Streetscape

The Village of Glenview’s Glen Town Center business district’s streetscape was in need of safety and accessibility improvements for this entertainment, shopping, and restaurant destination. The existing elements were in need of revitalization due to poor survival of trees and landscape plants, poor drainage of concrete sidewalks forcing storm water...


Lockport Street Traffic Signal & Sidewalk Improvements

Lockport Street in the Village of Plainfield provides the main connection between the residential neighborhoods, public facilities, and commercial interests west of the DuPage River to the Village downtown. Recent pedestrian-friendly improvements had been made, making the downtown area progressively more accessible by foot. However, there was one vital stretch...


Hart Road STP Improvements

Baxter & Woodman prepared a Phase I Project Development Report, and provided Phase II Design and Phase III Construction Engineering services for roadway and stormwater drainage improvements on Hart Road and Sunset Drive in Round Lake, Illinois. This $4.7 million project funded by the Surface Transportation Program included roadway widening...


Pervious Concrete Commuter Parking Lot

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. completed Phase III Construction Engineering for a 332-space commuter parking lot at The Glen of North Glenview Metra Station in the Village of Glenview, Illinois.  The majority of the parking lot was constructed with pervious concrete pavement with the main aisle turning areas constructed with full-depth...


Mill Street Bridge over Ashippun River

In 2010, Baxter & Woodman was retained to design plans for removal of a 150 year old dam with construction of a new Town Road Bridge over the dam spillway in the Town of Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. In 2012, after intense public pressure to replace the dam, the project was re-engineered...


Charles Street Realignment

Baxter & Woodman assisted the City of Rockford with the design and construction of a realigned 5-lane arterial roadway through the City.  The realignment of Charles Street was a cooperative effort between the City and Swedish American Hospital to accommodate expansion plans for the hospital and provide a focal point for redevelopment...


Veterans Parkway Improvements

Baxter & Woodman provided design and construction engineering services for this 3-mile, $19 million multi-stage roadway reconstruction project in Will County, Illinois. Two and one-half miles of roadway were reconfigured from a rural cross section to an urban boulevard design. The entire project included new storm sewer, relocation of water...


IL Route 120 and Alleghany Road Intersection Improvements

Baxter & Woodman provided design and construction engineering services for this $2.4 million locally funded intersection improvement project in Grayslake, Illinois.  A new traffic signal was installed where one previously did not exist. Reconstruction and realignment of Alleghany Road improved the angle and safety of the intersection.  IL Route 120...