Items tagged: New Street

Traffic Control Order at the Intersection of University Avenue and New Street

A new Traffic Control Order was recently approved by the City Manager for implementation at the intersection of University Avenue and New Street. This location has a high level of pedestrian traffic, mostly related to Central High School, located at the northeast corner of this intersection.  There is an eastbound MTD bus stop located along […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between New Street and Lynn Street)

In order to complete a sanitary sewer repair at Central High School, Mid Illinois Concrete will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between New Street and Lynn Street.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, and will reopen on Friday, July 9, 2021, weather permitting.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one […]


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.


2021 Asphalt Overlay Project

2021 Asphalt Overlay Project Thursday, May 20, 2021, weather permitting, Open Road Paving LLC and A & A Concrete LLC will begin rehabilitation work in the Spalding Park neighborhood. The following streets will be included: • Maple Street from Prospect Avenue to Harris Avenue • Vine Street from Prospect Avenue to Lynn Street • New […]


New Street Lane Closure (between Green Street and John Street)

In order to complete a storm inlet repair, SNC Construction will be closing the southbound lane of New Street between Green Street and John Street.  The closure will begin at 7 a.m. on Thursday, April 29 and is expected to be completed by noon on Monday, May 3, weather permitting.  Southbound traffic will not be […]


Church Street Lane Closure (at New Street)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, SNC Construction will be closing the right lane of Church Street at its intersection with New Street. Westbound Church Street traffic will be merged into a single lane through a short construction work zone.  All travel at intersections will remain unaffected by this work. Work is scheduled to […]


Springfield Avenue Lane Closure (between New Street and State Street)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Visu-Sewer Construction, Inc. will be closing single lanes of traffic on West Springfield Avenue from New Street to State Street. This single-lane closures will be in affect from Tuesday, November 10, to Wednesday, November 11, 2020. This work is weather dependent and may be delayed in […]


Church Street Lane Closure (between Prospect Avenue and New Street)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Visu-Sewer of Missouri, LLC, will be closing single lanes of traffic on Church Street from Prospect Avenue to New Street. This single-lane closures will be in affect from 7 a.m. on Thursday, October 15, to 4 p.m. on Friday, October 16, 2020. The work is weather […]


Temporary Streetlight Outage Along Vine Street (between Prospect Avenue and Neil Street)

Due to a circuit controller malfunction, the streetlights on Vine Street between Prospect Avenue and Neil Street are not currently functioning. This is also affecting streetlights on side streets along Vine Street, including portions of New Street, Lynn Street, Elm Street, and Maple Street. The controller is being repaired and the streetlights will be restored […]


Church Street Lane Closure (between Lynn Street and New Street)

In order to remove and replace curb/gutter and sidewalk, Mid Illinois Concrete will intermittently close one westbound lane of Church Street between Lynn Street and New Street.  The closure begins Thursday, April 9, and will continue through Friday, April 24, 2020.  Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. The City appreciates the […]