UPDATE: (09/03/19):  Resurfacing of Illinois 9 begins Sept. 3


The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that resurfacing of Illinois 9 from just east of the U.S. 24 junction to the McNaughton Bridge begins Tuesday, Sept. 3.
Lane closures will be necessary during this project, which is expected to be complete in November.
Motorists can expect delays and should allow extra time for trips through this area. To avoid the work area, when feasible, use of alternate routes should be considered. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.


UPDATE: (08/06/19):

Construction planned for Sheridan Road between 14th Street and Parkway is about to start. R.A. Cullinan plans to begin removing and replacing areas of curb and sidewalk later this week, and the road will be milled and overlayed with new asphalt after the majority of the concrete work is finished. The project is scheduled to be completed by October 1, 2019. No road closures are planned at this time, but delays should be expected. Please use caution when driving in this area.

UPDATES (06-27-19):

  • As part of Illinois American Water’s water main construction project, Court Street will be closed at Capitol Street from June 27 at 5PM to Tuesday July 2, at 6 AM to install the water main below Court Street. Pipco Companies will be completing the work for ILAW. Detours will be marked. Please use caution in the construction area.

  • CenturyLink - Closure Letter for 9th Street and Court St.

UPDATES (3-1-19):

  • An Ameren contractor is performing a gas main replacement project along Vermeer, Georgeanne, Westgate, Northgate, Florence, and Sara Lane. Some sections of sidewalk, road, and driveway pavement will be torn up during the process. The contractor will make repairs to any areas that are damaged during the project.


Sheridan Road Mill and Overlay Project – This project is to continue where we left off last year and mill and overlay Sheridan Road from 14th Street to Parkway.  This project is expected to begin in June or July.

Koch Street Patching Project – Koch Street is scheduled to have large surface patches completed in the late summer of 2019.