In conjunction with the City’s 2022 Concrete Street Improvement Project, Illinois American Water Company will be replacing water main along Western Avenue from Kirby Avenue to Princeton Drive. A and R Services, under separate contracts, will be the contractor for both the City and Illinois American Water Company.
Beginning Monday, August 1, the southbound lane of Western Avenue will be closed between Kirby Avenue and Princeton Drive. This section of Western Avenue will temporarily become one-lane, one-way northbound traffic only. Work on Western Avenue is scheduled to be completed by November 13, 2022.