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Construction Update 6/20/22


Watermain is underway on Sabin Street and will continue on IL Route 64, with anticipated lane closures over the next two weeks. This is required to connect the new improvement to the existing system.

Water Tower work is underway. Currently, the contractor is completing prep work before painting later this summer.

NICOR continues work in the Fair Street neighborhood. They are replacing the services leading to houses.   Please contact Frank Young at with any project-related questions.

Concrete work continues in the Landahl and Townsend Woods neighborhoods with Townsend Woods microsurfacing scheduled for later this summer.

CAM Midwest will complete the application of pavement rejuvenator this week.  This is a sealant used to preserve the useful life of the existing pavement.  Please refer to the link below for a list of streets.   This work requires temporary daytime lane closures.  The contractor will post signs and pass out flyers prior to the start of work. Click HERE for more information on this process.

The City continues to provide updates on the status of these projects via our website and social media accounts. Please use the following LINK for more information regarding each project. Residents and businesses with more direct impacts may receive additional notifications.

Please contact the Public Works Engineering Division at 815-895-4557 with any questions. Thank you for your patience as we work to improve our community’s infrastructure.