Construction Updates

Current Projects

Starting Date Traffic Alert
McDonalds Demolition & Pavement Replacement May-2016 Workzone Speed limited to 35mph.
2016 Skyway Resurfacing Project Oct.-2016 Single/Double-Lane Nightly Closures expected during weeknights. Workzone Speed limited to 45mph.
Steel Gusset Plate Improvements Nov.-2016 No lane closures expected.
Calumet River High Bridge - Steel Member Replacement Nov.-2016 Double-Lane closures expected during 12am-5am in December/2016.

Future Projects

Starting Date Traffic Alert
87th St. Exit Ramp Rehabilitation / WB Toll Plaza Lane Addition Sept.-2017 The Exit Ramp expected to be closed during the length of the project. Detours to be announced.
Canopy Rehabilitation - Skyway Toll Plazas Sept.-2017 TollBooth Closures expected during night times.
Stony Island Ramps - Cleaning & Painting Apr.-2018 Only shoulder closures expected.


The SCC posts Request for Proposals/Bids ("RFP") on a regular basis. If your company is interested in bidding on any upcoming projects, please send your contact info to:

Skyway Concession Company LLC
Attn: Infrastructure Management
8801 South Anthony Avenue
Chicago, IL 60617

MBE/WBE Commitment

Skyway Concession Company LLC (“SCC”) is committed to providing fair and representative opportunities for minorities, women and MBE/WBEs in all contracts related to the Skyway.  Neither SCC nor its Contractors shall discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin in the award and performance of contracts related to the Skyway. Furthermore, affirmative action will be taken, consistent with sound procurement policies and applicable law, to ensure that MBE/WBEs are afforded a fair and representative opportunity to participate in the SCC’s contracts related to the Skyway.

Contractors for SCC must comply with Municipal Code 2-92-650 et seq. and are responsible for reading, understanding, and complying with the City of Chicago’s Special Conditions Regarding MBE Commitment and WBE Commitment in Construction Contracts, including use of all relevant reporting forms for purposes of this Project.  Contractor’s attention is directed to the following link for detailed information on MBE/WBE certification, reporting, utilization, and more.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination due to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, or an unfavorable discharge from military service.