Road Closures / Construction
Please be aware of crews working on all roads in all areas - SLOW DOWN & MOVE OVER & take extra caution when traveling in & around these areas. Remember, if you cannot see the outside mirrors on the vehicle in front of you - they cannot see you!
Road Closing Notice(s)
04/11/2018 - In Downs Township, 400 North Rd, between 2225 & 2350 East Rds, will be closed to through traffic starting Monday, April 16th, through Friday, June 29th, weather permitting, for replacement of the Wade Bridge.
06/08/2018 - Holder Ellsworth Rd, which is also CH 28 or 1200 North Rd, between 2800 East Rd & the Ellsworth Rd, which is also CH 17 or 2850 East Rd, will be closed to through traffic starting Monday, June 11th, through Friday, June 29th, weather permitting, for culvert replacement in this area.
06/12/2018 - TPW Railroad has informed us that they will be starting a project to replace the railroad ties in the rail line that runs from El Paso to Chenoa on June 26th. Each closing will last approximately 3 to 4 days & likely need to be adjusted due to weather & material availability. The following schedule will be updated as it becomes available.
CR 2600 East June 26th
Walnut Sidewalk, El Paso June 27th
Sycamore Sidewalk, El Paso June 27th
Lumber Walk Crossing, El Paso June 27th
El Paso Walking Trail, El Paso June 27th
1500 East Rd June 27th
1600 East Rd June 28th
1800 East Rd June 28th
Western Ave, Gridley June 29th
Woodford St & Sidewalk, Gridley June 29th
Markey St, Gridley June 29th
N Ford St (CH 67), Gridley June 30th
2180 East Rd June 30th
2280 East Rd June 30th
2480 East Rd July 01st
Road Construction Notices(s)
05/11/2018 - Road Construction will begin Friday, 05/11th, on the Colfax Rd, which is also CH 13 or 1900 North Rd & continue on Harrison St, which is also CH 13 or 3400 East Rd, between the Colfax Rd, which is also CH 15 or 3300 East Rd, and IL State Rte 165 or 2000 North Rd. Some of the construction work will consist of Road Resurfacing & Sidewalk Ramp Improvements. The road will remain open, but to ensure the safety of the workers, there may be temporary lane closings and/or shifts during this time. Please expect delays. Weather permitting, construction will be completed by Saturday, 06/30th.
Click map to view an interactive map of current Road Closures and Construction Areas.
Road Maintenance Notice(s)
Bridge Closure Notice(s)
05/01/2017 - Bridge Posting - In Empire Township, Structure #057-4405, also known as Bremer Bridge, on Township 2850 East Rd, just north of 600 North Rd, now has a "Load Rating" imposed by IDOT (Illinois Department of Transportation).
SINGLE UNIT VEHICLES - 22 Tons
COMBINATIONS 3 OR 4 AXLES - 29 Tons
COMBINATIONS 5 OR MORE AXLES - 36 Tons
10/06/2017 - BRIDGE POSTING - In Dale Township, Structure #057-3901, also known as Kings Mill Bridge, on Township 750 East Rd, just north of 1200 North Rd, now has a "Load Rating" imposed by IDOT (Illinois Department of Transportation).
SINGLE UNIT VEHICLES - 27 Tons
COMBINATIONS 3 OR 4 AXLES - 40 Tons
COMBINATIONS 5 OR MORE AXLES - 40 Tons
Thank you for your patience. If you have any questions regarding the above notices, please call us at (309) 663-9445 during normal business hours of 8:00am - 4:30pm.
Resources from the City of Bloomington:
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Resources from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) include:
Over and Underpasses, along with Bridges and Culverts, tend to freeze before the roadways. Please take extra caution when traveling near these areas. It is not advised to pass snowplows, which are trying to clear and/or salt the roads to help make your travels safer.