Snow removal: highway jurisdiction
Did you know that basic maintenance and upkeep of roads in the Village of Hoffman Estates are the responsibility of different agencies? This includes snow plowing, as well as repairing potholes, road construction, traffic signs and traffic signal timing. The Village does not plow Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) or county roads.
IDOT has jurisdiction over the following roads (IDOT also maintains traffic signals on these roads):
- Algonquin Road (Rt. 62)
- Barrington Road
- Golf Road (Rt. 58)
- Higgins Road (Rt. 72)
- Palatine Road
- Sutton Road (Rt. 59)
Cook County Highway Department has jurisdiction over the following roads:
- Bartlett Road
- Bode Road (west of Braintree Drive to Barrington Road)
- Bradwell Road
- Central Road
- Ela Road
- Huntington Boulevard/Freeman Road (between Mundhank Road and Algonquin Road)
- Mundhank Road
- Old Sutton Road (north of Higgins Road)
- Plum Grove Road
- Roselle Road
- Schaumburg Road
- Shoe Factory Road
Illinois Tollway has jurisdiction over I-90 Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (formerly Northwest Tollway)
If you notice items that need attention on a roadway listed above, you may contact the Village, and we can assist with relaying your concerns. Otherwise, please contact the respective agencies directly with your questions.
Call this number for conditions regarding IDOT roads. To report an incident on IDOT roads, call 847-705-4612.
Cook County Highway Department: 847-397-4145
Call this number for conditions regarding county roads.
Illinois Tollway Information Line: 800-865-5394
Call this number for Tollway information, including problems with fog, snow, ice, high winds and trailer bans. The information is updated every four hours or less, if weather conditions warrant.
Hoffman Estates Snow Command: 847-490-6800
Call this number to report a problem. Unfortunately, it is not possible to tell you exactly when your street will be plowed.
More questions about snow & ice? Visit our Public Works department online.