Category: Construction Press Releases

Rising Road – Street Reopened

Repairs have been made to the multiple power poles and power lines that were knocked down onto the roadway on Rising Road during last night’s severe weather. Rising Road has been reopened at this time. The City would like to thank citizens for their patience and cooperation.

Walnut Street Lane Closure

In order to facilitate roofing work at 30 Main Street, Custom Service Crane will close one northbound lane of Walnut Street between Taylor Street and Main Street for crane placement. The road closure will occur from 7am to 6 pm on: Thursday, May 22 Friday, May 23 Tuesday, May 27 Northbound traffic will be reduced […]

Hickory Street Road Closure

In order to install electrical service at 11 E Columbia Avenue, Stephens Excavating will close Hickory Street between Columbia Avenue and Washington Street adjacent to the construction site. The road closure will begin on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, and will reopen on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, weather permitting. The road will be closed to through […]

Congressional Way Road Closure

In order to repair pavement failures, Feutz Contractors will close the westbound lane of Congressional Way between Mattis Avenue and Freedom Blvd. The closure will begin on Monday, May 19, 2014, and will reopen on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. No westbound traffic will be allowed in the construction area.

Interstate 57/74 Ramp Closures to begin May 20, 2014

Forwarded on behalf of Illinois Department of Transportation. The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that road work will begin on the Interstate 57/74 ramps on May 20, 2014 to improve the ride quality, improve the safety, and extend the service life of the ramps.  Radar speed signs will also be installed.  The ramps will be closed one […]

Illinois American Water to Close Section of Springfield Avenue

THIS NEWS RELEASE IS BEING FORWARDED ON BEHALF OF ILLINOIS AMERICAN WATER. In order to repair a damaged water main, Illinois American Water will close one eastbound lane and the center turn lane of Springfield Avenue just east of Neil Street.  The lane closure will begin onMonday, May 19, 2014 and will reopen on Friday, May […]

Illinois American Water to Close Section of Mattis Avenue

THIS NEWS RELEASE IS BEING FORWARDED ON BEHALF OF ILLINOIS AMERICAN WATER In order to repair damaged pavement from a water main repair, Illinois American Water will close one northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Alton Drive and William Street.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, May 19, 2014 and will reopen on Friday, May […]

Elm Street Road Closure

In order to repair brick pavement failures, Schomburg & Schomburg Contractors will close Elm Street between Springfield Avenue and Healey Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, May 19, 2014. No through traffic will be allowed in the construction area. Properties with driveway access on of Elm Street will be closed for no more than seven […]

Healey Street Road Closure

On Monday, May 19, 2014, A&R Services will begin work on the Healey Street Reconstruction Project. The work will consist of storm sewer improvements, new curb and gutter, new pavement and new sidewalk. Weather permitting, the major work items will be completed by Friday, August 15, 2014. The project limits are Healey Street from Fourth […]

Duncan Road Street Closure

In order to repair pavement failures, Feutz Contractors will close Duncan Road between Bradley Avenue and Clayton Road.  The closure will begin on Monday, May 19, 2014, and will reopen on Friday, June 6, 2014.  No through traffic will be allowed in the construction area.