Items tagged: University Avenue

Neil Street Lane Closure (between University Avenue and Clark Street)

In order to retire a gas service, Ameren Illinois and Shaw Brothers will close a southbound lane of Neil Street between University Avenue and Clark Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, September 26, and will reopen on Friday, September 30, 2022. During the closure, southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]


Clark Street Lane Closure (between Neil Street and Randolph Street)

In order to facilitate roofing operation at 101 W. University (Christie Clinic), Henson Robinson will close the westbound lane of Clark Street between Neil Street and Randolph Street. The closure will occur on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. During the closure, eastbound traffic will remain open, and […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Fourth Street and Fifth Street)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, SNC Construction will be closing the right lane of westbound University Avenue between Fourth Street and Fifth Street. Travel through the work zone will be merged into a single westbound lane. Eastbound University Avenue and Travel at all intersections will remain unaffected by this project. Work is scheduled […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Second Street and Fourth Street)

In order to complete a water main repair, Illinois American Water will close one westbound lane of University Avenue between Second Street and Fourth Street. The closure will begin on Thursday, July 28, and will reopen on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Neil Street and Walnut Street)

In order to install a rooftop unit at 9 E. University Avenue, Roland Realty will close an eastbound lane of University Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street. The closure will occur between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, 2022. During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to […]


2022 Annual Paving Project

Cross Construction Inc. will begin rehabilitation work on a portion of the City’s annual paving project.  Work is scheduled to begin Monday, May 23, 2022, and be completed by July 15, 2022.  The following streets will be included: • Clark Street from Prospect Avenue to State Street • Columbia Avenue from State Street to Neil […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Fair Street and Draper Avenue)

In order to perform storm sewer lining, Hoerr Construction will be closing the right lane of eastbound University Avenue between Fair Street and Draper Avenue. Traffic will be merged into a single eastbound lane through the construction work zone. All travel at intersections will remain open and generally unaffected by this work. Work is scheduled […]


State Street Lane Closure (between Park Avenue and University Avenue)

In order to perform storm sewer lining, a City contractor will be closing one southbound lane of State Street between Park Avenue and University Avenue. The lane closure will be from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, January 21, 2022. Southbound traffic will be merged into a single lane through the construction zone. This […]


Walnut Street Lane Closure (between Logan Street and University Avenue)

In order to repair sanitary sewer service at 109 S. Walnut, A&R Services will close one northbound lane of Walnut Street between Logan Street and University Avenue. The closure will begin on Monday, December 6, and will reopen on Monday, December 13, 2021. Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.


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 […]