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NOTICE TO THE TRAVELING PUBLIC

PUBLIC SAFETY MESSAGE:

  • The DeKalb County Engineer would like the traveling public to be aware that the intersection of South 1st Street and Gurler Road is a four-way (all-way) stop effective as of 5/27/2021.  Please travel through this intersection with caution as the traveling public reacts to this new traffic condition.-May 17, 2021
  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that McGirr Road, approximately .3 mile east of Hinckley Road will be closed to all traffic beginning Monday, July 19, 2021 for the replacement of the bridge over Battle Creek. This closure is expected to continue until the end of September 2021. Riber Construction, Inc. from Dwight, Illinois will be the Contractor for this $693,852.41 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 emailhighway@dekalbcounty.org.-July 7, 2021
  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that Suydam Road between Benson Road and Hyde Road will be closed to through traffic beginning June 14, 2021 for the replacement of the bridge over Indian Creek (Stone House Farm). The road is expected to be closed until November 19, 2021. Martin & Company Excavating from Oregon, Illinois is the contractor for this $1,041,744.50 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 highway@dekalbcounty.org.-July 7, 2021
  • The DeKalb County Engineer has announced that the New Lebanon Road Bridge over Coon Creek (approximately 465 feet southeast of Derby Line Road) is closed to all traffic beginning Wednesday, January 27th for bridge replacement. The bridge will remain closed until further notice and is programed to be completed early 2022. 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.-January 27, 2021

 

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Winter Season Emergency Snow Numbers:

  • Tollway: 800-865-5394
  • State: 800-452-4368
  • County Recorded Message: 815-899-0727

 

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