Category: Construction Press Releases

Farber Drive Pavement Repair (Between Interstate Drive and Newton Drive)

In order to repair pavement failures, A&A Concrete will be closing Farber Drive between Interstate Drive and Newton Drive. Repair work will begin on Monday, March 25, 2019, and is expected to last three days, weather permitting. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times.


Sixth Street Road Closure (Between Green Street and John Street)

In order to complete a series of foundation concrete pours and to erect a tower crane at 708 S. Sixth Street, Core Spaces and J H Findorff will be closing Sixth Street between Green Street and John Street. These closures will occur intermittently during the months of March, April, and May as construction progresses. The […]


Green Street Lane Closure (Victor to Fair)

Green Street Lane Closure (between Victor St. and Fair St.) In order to perform contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will close the eastbound lane of traffic on W. Green Street, between S. Victor St. and S. Fair St. This closure will occur on Friday, March 22 between the hours of 12:00 p.m. and […]


John Street Lane Closure (Russell to James)

John Street Lane Closure (between Russell St. and James St.) In order to perform contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will close the eastbound lane of traffic on John Street between S. Russell St. and S. James St. This closure will occur on Friday, March 22 between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to perform contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will close one southbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Clark Street and White Street.  This closure will occur on Friday, March 22 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.  During the closure, southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]


South Prospect Ave. Reconstruction

South Prospect Avenue Reconstruction (Windsor Road to Curtis Road) On Monday, March 25, construction will begin on South Prospect Avenue from Windsor Road to Curtis Road. Planned improvements include upgrading the corridor to arterial street standards with three lanes of pavement, curb and gutter, storm sewers, street lighting, on-street bike lanes, and improvements to the adjacent sidewalk and […]


IDOT Information Sharing – Bradley Avenue Bridge Project

Work on Bradley Avenue begins March 20 Bridge replacement, bike/ped accommodations on tap The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that construction on Bradley Avenue over Interstate 57 will begin Wednesday, March 20. The work involves removal and replacement of the bridge that carries Bradley Avenue over I-57, addition of bike lanes and sidewalks to the […]


MCCORE Project 4 – Closure of the South Leg of Sixth and Armory

On Monday, March 18, 2019, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) will close the southern portion of the intersection of Sixth Street at Armory Avenue to facilitate the installation of water main and storm sewer. Sixth Street is anticipated to be reopened by Saturday, March 23. Southbound Sixth Street traffic will need to turn left […]


West Washington Street Drainage Improvements – Phase III – Daily Lane Closures

(Daily Lane Closures – University Avenue at James Street / Church Street at James Street) Stark Excavating will be performing daily lane closures as part of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements – Phase III project. One lane on University Avenue at James Street and one lane on Church Street at James Street will be […]


Sixth Street Road Closures (Between Green and John) – REVISED Dates

In order to complete a series of foundation concrete pours and to erect a tower crane at 708 S. Sixth Street, Core Spaces and J H Findorff will be closing Sixth Street between Green Street and John Street. These closures will occur intermittently during the months of March, April, and May as construction progresses. The […]