Location: The project area includes a section of the Illinois Prairie Path located in front of the City Hall and Warrenville Public Library, generally between Batavia Road and Rockwell Street.
Project Overview: In 2016, the City of Warrenville authorized creation of the Trailhead Workgroup charged with the development of a conceptual plan for the Trailhead project. The Workgroup consists of key stakeholders from the City Council, Plan Commission, Bicyclist and Pedestrian Advisory Commission, Warrenville Park District, Warrenville Library District, Illinois Prairie Path and DuPage County. In November 2018, the City Council approved the final Trailhead design plan. Key elements include:
Construction of a permanent bathroom facility with a covered picnic shelter area and a drinking fountain;
Installation of a bike repair station, bike racks, and support components;
Improvements to the existing gazebo to make it ADA accessible;
Providing gathering space improvements necessary to accommodate community events;
Accommodation of interpretive signage; and
Installing landscape improvements and updating site furnishings.
Design Consultants: Engineering Resource and Associates and Hitchcock Design Group
Phase I Preliminary Engineering Design Report Submittal to IDOT - September 2021