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NOTICE TO THE TRAVELING PUBLIC

  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that Suydam Road in Sandwich (across from the fairgrounds) is scheduled for closure on Monday, July 23, 2018, weather permitting. Closure will be just west of Erica Lane for the removal and replacement of a crossroad culvert. Closure is scheduled to begin at 8:00am and last until 3:00pm. This will be a one day closure only. Any questions or concerns can be addressed to the County Engineer at 1826 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115 or by calling (815) 756-9513 or email highway@dekalbcounty.org.

  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that Chicago Road between Shabbona Road and Illinois Route 23 will begin daily closers to through traffic from 8:00am to 3:00pm, On Tuesday July 24, 2018, for culvert replacements. Daily closures will continue for approximately three weeks at different locations along this route. Any questions or concerns can be addressed to the County Engineer at 1826 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115 or by calling (815) 756-9513 or email highway@dekalbcounty.org. Current updates to this project will be posted and can be found at www.dekalbcounty.org/highway.

  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that the Contractor has rescheduled the closure of Barber Greene Road, at the intersection of County Farm Road, for Tuesday August 14, 2018. William Charles Construction Company from Rockford, Illinois will be removing and replacing a 60 inch concrete pipe at this intersection which will require this closure.  Scheduled reopening is planned for the late afternoon on Thursday, August 16th.  Any questions or concerns can be addressed to the County Engineer at 1826 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115 or by calling (815) 756-9513 or email highway@dekalbcounty.org.

  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that Barber Greene Road, widening and resurfacing project will begin, Monday, June 18, 2018,  William Charles Construction Co.; LLC of Rockford, Illinois will be the Contractor for this $1,070,502.13 project. This project's anticipated completion date is October 26, 2018.  Any questions or concerns can be addressed to the County Engineer at 1826 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115 or by calling (815) 756-9513 or email us at highway@dekalbcounty.org. Current updates to this project will be posted and can be found at www.dekalbcounty/Highway

  • The County Engineer has announced, "The Tollway will start the Somonauk Road Bridge Overpass project on April 9, 2018, pending review of the Contractor's Structural Assessment Report". This work will be done under traffic (one lane closed-one lane open) with temporary traffic signals for the Somonauk Road Bridge. Keslinger Road Bridge will be closed to all traffic. Repairs will include deck and substructure repairs with concrete overlay and guardrail replacement if impacted by bridge work for Somonauk Road Bridge. Keslinger Road Bridge will have the deck replaced with vault removal and substructure repairs along with guardrail replacement. Work is scheduled to be completed by mid-July 2018. Any questions or concerns can be addressed to the County Engineer at 815-756-9513.

  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that Somonauk Road, .25 miles south of US Route 30 in Hinckley is scheduled to be closed to all traffic beginning Monday, May 21, 2018 for the replacement of the bridge over Little Rock Creek and roadway approach work. This closure is scheduled to remain until August 31, 2018. Civil Constructors, Inc. from Freeport, Illinois will be the Contractor for this $993,826.37 project. Any questions or concerns can be addressed to the County Engineer at 1826 Barber Greene Road, DeKalb, IL 60115 or by calling (815) 756-9513 or email us: highway@dekalbcounty.org Current updates to this project will be posted and can be found at www.dekalbcounty/Highway

 

 

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  • Tollway: 800-865-5394
  • State: 800-452-4368
  • County Recorded Message: 815-748-6406