John Burns Construction Company is one of Illinois’ leading electrical infrastructure contractors and has successfully completed many projects for The City of Chicago, Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois State Toll Highway Authority, numerous other local municipalities and private customers.

Intelligent Highway Systems

CCTV system installation, dynamic messaging sign systems and truck weigh stations.

Underground Installation

Directional boring, plowing, trenching and duct bank installation.

Traffic Signals Improvements

Installation of complete traffic signal systems, rehabilitation of existing systems, traffic signal interconnect and system maintenance.


Expressway, roadway, underpass and residential street lighting systems.  Decorative outdoor lighting and programmable LED lighting system installation.