Cook County Highway Department - Wolf Road Rehabilitation

The Village received notice from the Cook County Highway Department that construction on Wolf Road will begin Spring 2022 and continue through October 2022. Work will include the grinding and resurfacing of portions of Wolf Road and curb replacement. Residents along Wolf Road will receive a notice from the County on detour routes and construction timelines. 

Detours are anticipated to be at Ogden Avenue, 47th Street and 55th Street to Willow Springs Road. For questions on the project timeline and local impacts, please contact the county highway department at 312-603-1601 or at

August update: The work stoppage has been resolved and the Village is awaiting an updated construction schedule from the Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways. Part of the project may proceed this year, but the majority is likely to be delayed until the 2023 construction season. 

June 13 update: The Village has been informed that this project will be delayed due to the strike of International Union of Operating Engineers Local 150. Work will not commence until the strike is resolved.

June 1 update: The County has confirmed that work will begin the week of June 6, starting at 47th Street and progressing north towards Ogden. Expect delays.

PM South Wolf - Plainfield to 31st