Category: Construction Press Releases

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to install a sign at 301 North Neil Street, American Dowell Sign Company will be closing a southbound lane of Neil Street between Hill Street and Church Street. The lane closure will occur from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 13 and Friday, October 14, 2016. Southbound traffic will be reduced […]

Planned Intermittent Street Light Outage on Marshall Street

Due to traffic cabinet work on Wednesday, October 12, the street lights on Marshall Street will intermittently be out.  This work will also affect street lights along Neil Street between Marshall Street and Springfield Avenue.  The work will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 12, and is planned to be completed by 12 p.m. […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closures – EXTENDED

In order to repair an asphalt street, the Public Works Department will intermittently close lanes of Mattis Avenue between John Street and Kirby Avenue.  This work began at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27 and is now planned to be completed and reopened to traffic by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 14. Residents will have […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a sewer repair, the Public Works Department has closed one westbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Elm Street and Harris Avenue.  This work began on Thursday, September 29 and is planned to be completed and reopened to traffic by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5. The City appreciates the cooperation of […]

Traffic Signals on Generators Due to State Farm Electrical Work

Due to electrical work at the State Farm Center on Thursday, September 29, the traffic signals at the intersections of First Street and Fourth Street along Kirby Avenue will be placed on flash from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.  Temporary stop signs will be placed at the intersections.  The electrical work will also affect street […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closures

In order to repair an asphalt street, the Public Works Department will intermittently close lanes of Mattis Avenue between John Street and Kirby Avenue.  This work will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27 and is planned to be completed and reopened to traffic by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, October 7. Residents will have […]

Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to facilitate tree work, the Public Works Department will close one lane of traffic on Kirby Avenue across the I-57 overpass (between Duncan Road and Staley Road).  This work will begin at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 24 and is scheduled to be completed by 11:00 a.m. One lane will remain open at […]

Fourth Street Road Work (Extended)

In order to install water and fire services at 401 E University Avenue, Binder Plumbing has closed a portion of the southbound lane of Fourth Street, south of University Avenue. Northbound and southbound traffic shifts around the work area. The work began on Monday, September 19, 2016. The closure has been extended and the street […]

Commercial Permits Issued

Commercial Permits Issued The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 211 S Staley $300,000 9/19/2016 Lumberyard Suppliers Inc. 2113 N Prospect $1,511,501 9/21/2016 Kimco Realty

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to install a sign at 201 N. Neil Street, American Dowell Sign Company will be closing one southbound lane of Neil Street between Church Street and Park Street. The lane closure will occur on Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]