In addition to road rehabilitation, the council also will consider committing financial support for a potential Constitution Trail extension, according to town staff.
The town is seeking grant through the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program to extend the Constitution Trail between Adelaide Street and Parkside Road, said Ryan Otto, director of engineering.
The program provides up to 80% reimbursement for preliminary engineering, utility relocations, construction engineering and construction costs for eligible projects. A 20% local match is required if the town is awarded the grant.
Council will consider committing $241,000 for the $1.2 million project, said Otto.
The trail extension would include a multi-use path along…