Ogden Avenue Relief Sewer (OARS)
The Ogden Avenue Relief Sewer (OARS) project involves the construction of a relief sewer along Ogden Avenue, Ashland Avenue, and Bell Avenue to improve the drainage characteristics of the watershed. A preliminary engineering study of the project was completed in 2011.
View a copy of the Preliminary Engineering Report (PDF).
The Village has engaged the services of Christopher B. Burke Engineering, LLC to update the Village's stormwater modeling and evaluate this project. Data generated will inform the development of project scope, feasibility, permitting requirements, cost, benefit, and overall prioritization within the framework of the Village's overall flood mitigation efforts.