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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Trail Closure and Maintenance Information

Trail Maintenance Alert

Trail users should be aware of upcoming vegetation maintenance activities scheduled for the week of 2/15/16 - 2/20/16 that may pose potential conflicts with trail users.  Please approach work areas with caution.  The following activities are scheduled, weather permitting:    

  • The Illinois Prairie Path – Main Stem from the Canadian National Railroad crossing to Poplar Avenue in Elmhurst.  DuDOT trail maintenance crews will be trimming, removing, and chipping vegetation.  
  • The Illinois Prairie Path – Main Stem from Westmore Avenue to Hill Street in Lombard.  ComEd will be trimming vegetation and performing spot removals along the north side of the trail under distribution wires. 
  • The Great Western Trail – Bloomingdale Road to Main Street in Glen Ellyn.  ComEd will be trimming vegetation and performing spot removals along the trail. 

Trail Detour / Closure Alerts

Illinois Prairie Path - Aurora Branch - Frontenac Road to the CN / EJ&E railroad

This segment of the Prairie Path is closed do to changed traffic patterns on the CN / EJ&E Railroad. The railroad is currently parking trains at the existing at-grade railroad crossing necessitating the re-routing of the Prairie Path. The Prairie Path has been re-routed to Diehl Road while the County develops plans to construct an underpass.   View Detour Map

 

Submit a Trail Maintenance Requests

If you see any downed branches or trail obstructions, please contact the DuPage County Trails Coordinator at   TrailPathCoordinator@dupageco.org

Receive Trail Closure and Maintenance E-Mail Alerts

Information concerning trail closures, trail detours, and maintenance activities will be posted on this page as it becomes available.  If you wish to receive trail detour or maintenance alerts via e-mail, please send a request to the DuPage County Trails Coordinator at:  TrailPathCoordinator@dupageco.org.

PAGE LAST UPDATED:  January4, 2016