Transportation & Engineering Division

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New!CN Railroad Crossing Repairs at Shoe Factory Road Now Complete

Canadian National (CN) has completed repairs to the railroad grade crossing on Shoe Factory Road and the roadway is now open to traffic.  Since there are two sets of tracks close together and on a slight curve at the crossing, there may still be some bump when going over the tracks.


O'Hare Fly Quiet Runway Rotation:
Third Test Period Now Complete

The Third Test Period for the O'Hare Fly Quiet Rotation plan is now complete.  The City of Chicago and the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission (ONCC) will be evaluating the results from the three test phases over the next several months.  You can find information regarding these rotation trials, by visiting


Airplane Noise Complaints
To file a complaint about airplane noise, please use this link provided by the O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission: Airplane Noise Complaints.  It is important for people to submit information to document the numbers and types of issues to the Commission and the City of Chicago so that patterns can be identified and solutions be developed to address concerns.


Transportation and Engineering Division

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The Transportation and Engineering Division covers a large array of tasks in the planning, design, review, construction, inspection and operation of public and private infrastructure in the Village.

One of the main responsibilities is retail, office and residential site plan review and private and public construction inspection.  In addition, project design, inspection services and all project management are provided for Village projects such as the annual street project, sidewalk improvements, drainage improvements, crack sealing and other utility projects.

We also monitor the condition of facilities for vehicles and pedestrians, perform traffic safety and operational studies, coordinate with public transit agencies, and cooperate with state, county, and local jurisdictions on projects of mutual interest. Division members serve as part of an interdisciplinary team to plan, design, and operate public and private transportation facilities in a safe and efficient manner.

High Point BikingThe Transportation & Engineering Division also provides services to residents such as drainage inspections, grading concerns, flood plain inquiries, traffic studies, signage and striping, and public transit inquiries. 


Contact Us:

Phone Number: (847) 252-5800

Email Addresses:


*Please note: Information contained on linked pages is not produced, controlled or maintained by the Village of Hoffman Estates.




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