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Intersection of S. Kirk Rd & Illinois Avenue Closed

Water Main Repair

Beginning Feb. 28, 2023, the intersection of South Kirk Road and Illinois Avenue is closed, and northbound Kirk Road is reduced to one lane. The closures are needed to repair a broken water main and restore the road. A posted detour to access Illinois Avenue will route traffic to 38th and Ohio avenues. Work is expected to be complete in early March.

Drivers should expect traffic delays and are encouraged to take alternate routes. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Update - 10/27/22

  • Thursday, October 27 - Broken Curb is being removed. 
  • Friday, October 28 - Curb replacement and Target entrance removal - North Target entrance will be closed October 28 to November 8 
  • Friday/Saturday, October 28 and 29 - Grading in the IL Dept.

Update - 9/29/22

During the week of October 3rd, the contractor will be finishing up all the underground water and sanitary pipe work and will begin the road restoration; the first part of this restoration will be the concrete curb and driveway approaches. 

Update - 9/9/22

On Saturday, September 9, a crew will start grading for the new curb and roadway near the railroad tracks, slowly working north. 

Sewer crews will continue to install sewer main to the north during the week of September 12.  The Sewer crew is expected to be near the intersection of Rte. 64 and Kautz Road at the end of the week.