Items tagged: John Street

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a leaking water valve, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will close one northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Henry Street and John Street.  The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 26, and will reopen on Monday, December 31.  During the closure, northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


Campus Signals to Change to Four-Way Stops Over Break

Due to decreased vehicle and pedestrian traffic during winter break, several campus traffic signals have been adjusted to act as a four-way stop by continuously flashing red.  The traffic signals were adjusted today, Friday, December 21, 2018.  Normal signal operations will resume Friday, January 11, 2019.  The signals are at the intersections of: • Fourth […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction will close a northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Henry Street and John Street. The closure will begin on Friday, October 26, and will reopen on Wednesday, October 31, weather permitting. During the closure, northbound Mattis Avenue traffic will be reduced […]


John Street Lane Closure

In order to complete a building demolition at 611 South State Street, Franzen Construction will close the westbound lane of John Street between State Street and Prairie Street.  The closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, September 14 through Friday, September 21.  During these hours, the westbound lane of traffic […]


Foley Street Lane Closure – REVISED

In order to repair a broken sanitary sewer, Duce Construction has closed the southbound lane in the 700 block of Foley Street between John Street and William Street.  Traffic on Foley Street may have periods of total closure.  No parking will be allowed in the 700 block of Foley Street while construction is in progress.  Work began on […]


State Street Intermittent Lane Closures

In order to perform asphalt street repairs, the Public Works Department will intermittently close lanes of State Street between John Street and Hessel Boulevard.  The work will begin on Tuesday, September 4 and is planned to be completed by Friday, September 7. Please pay close attention to construction signs and traffic control devices.  Please proceed […]


John Street Road Closure

John Street Road Closure In order to perform an emergency water main repair, Illinois American Water will temporarily close John Street between Fifth and Sixth Streets beginning Sunday, July 22. The closure is expected to last until Friday, July 27. No through traffic will be allowed, but access to businesses and buildings in this block […]


Annual Asphalt Project

Annual Asphalt Project Starting Wednesday, May 30, Cross Construction Company will begin work on the City’s annual asphalt paving project. The first phase of work will take place in the following locations Locust Street from Armory Avenue to Green Street Oak Street from Armory Avenue to John Street Chalmers Street from Oak Street to First […]


Frank Drive Road Closure

In order to repair pavement failures, Otto Baum has closed Frank Drive between John Street and Holiday Drive.  Repair work began today, Monday, May 14.  The closure is expected to last a week, weather permitting, and access to driveways will be maintained at all times.   Please do not park on the street near the construction […]


Locust Street Lane Closure

In order to replace a water main, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will close the southbound lane of Locust Street between Green Street and John Street.  The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, May 15 and will reopen on Friday, June 8.  The northbound lane of Locust Street will remain open during construction, but […]