As state transportation officials proceed toward final plans for the reconstruction of Interstate 290 through Oak Park, the role of noise-dampening walls is under consideration. Occupants of properties selected under federal noise regulations will vote in November 2015 for or against noise walls along specific sections of the expressway. These include properties on both the north and south sides of the Expressway - click here to see maps of the properties eligible to vote.
The following answers to frequently asked questions were compiled by the Village to help those eligible to vote make an informed decisions and provide information to others in the community who may have an interest. These FAQs may be updated as more information is provided by IDOT. Click on the question to see the answer.