Items tagged: Columbia Avenue

Illinois American Water Construction on Columbia Avenue

In order to install water services, mains and hydrants, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will be closing the following lanes: • Westbound Columbia Avenue will be closed from Neil Street to Randolph Street starting on Thursday, October 21, and reopening on Wednesday, October 27, 2021. Eastbound traffic will remain open, and access will be […]


Columbia Avenue and Prairie Street Intersection Closure

In order to complete water main crossings, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will be closing the intersection of Columbia Avenue and Prairie Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, October 4, 2021, and will reopen on Friday, October 22, 2021.  Access to all properties will be maintained using the following alternate routes: – 400 […]


Illinois American Water Construction on Columbia Avenue

On Wednesday, September 22, 2021, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will begin installing new water main and services on Columbia Avenue between Neil Street and Prairie Street.  Construction is scheduled to be completed by the end of October 2021.  During this time, the following lane closures are anticipated: • Columbia Avenue between State Street […]


2021 Annual Paving Project

Select Downtown streets have been chosen for paving and rehabilitation work this year for the 2021 Annual Paving Project. The construction will primarily consist of grinding off the old road surface and paving it with a layer of new asphalt. New ADA sidewalk ramps will be upgraded to meet disability requirements. New traffic signals, storm […]


New Street Road Closure (between Columbia Avenue and Vine Street)

In order to complete the construction of a sanitary sewer extension, SNC Construction will close New Street between Columbia Avenue and Vine Street. The closure will begin on Tuesday, May 18, and will reopen on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. Columbia Avenue at the intersection of New Street may be reduced to one lane.


Neil Street and Columbia Avenue Lane Closures

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will be closing the right lane of southbound Neil Street. Southbound Neil Street traffic will be merged into a single lane thru a short construction work zone. The right lane of eastbound Columbia Avenue will also be closed with traffic merged into a single lane at […]


Market Street Lane Closure

In order to install a storm sewer manhole, Mayfield Construction LLC will close the southbound lane of traffic on Market Street between Columbia Avenue and Washington Street.  The work is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 15 at 7 a.m. and end on Monday, October 22, weather permitting.


Draper Avenue Street Closure (Phase 2 West Washington Drainage Improvements)

A street closure is planned as part of Phase 2 of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Project.  North Draper Avenue between Washington Street and Columbia Avenue will be closed in order to complete work on the project. The street closure listed above is scheduled to begin on Friday, September 14 and is planned for completion […]


Neil Street Lane Closures

In order to repair a broken water valve near 520 N Neil Street, Illinois American Water will close two lanes of Neil Street between Columbia Avenue and Washington Street.  The lane closures will begin on Wednesday, May 16 and will reopen on Monday, May 21.  Northbound and southbound traffic will each be reduced to one […]


Phase 2 West Washington Street Drainage Improvements (Street Closures on Columbia Avenue and Miller Avenue)

Street closures are planned as part of Phase 2 of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Project.  Columbia Avenue and Miller Avenue will be closed in order to install storm sewers and other utilities, more specifically: • Columbia Avenue will be closed from Carson Avenue to Draper Avenue. • Miller Avenue will be closed from […]