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The 2014 St. Charles East High School Homecoming Parade will be held on Main Street (Illinois Rt. 64) Friday, September 19, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. The parade begins at W. Main and 6th Streets traveling east across the Main Street bridge to 2nd Avenue. Following are the closures and recommended detours for motorists to follow during this timeframe:
- Main Street will be closed between 7th Street and 5th Avenue (Illinois Rt. 25) beginning at 12:45 p.m.
- 2nd Street (Illinois Rt.
Lanes will be Closed Along the Route
The 5th annual Fox Valley Marathon will be held Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 7:00 a.m until approximately 2:00 p.m. The marathon will begin in St. Charles on 1st Street near Illinois Street. The run continues south to Aurora before returning back to the finish line n St. Charles on the Illinois Street bridge.
The St. Charles Police Department completed an 18 day enforcement period in connection with a Traffic Safety Campaign, ending on September 1, 2014. This safety campaign is done in cooperation with, and funded by, the Illinois Department of Transportation. During this enforcement period, St. Read more »
The St. Charles Police Department announces its late-night plans for the 2014 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” impaired driving crackdown focusing on the deadliest time of day for motor vehicle fatalities.
Wed., August 27 at 6:01a.m., the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported activated fire alarm at the Office Dining and Spirits establishment at 201 East Main Street. Firefighters were on the scene by 6:02 a.m.