Rockford Announces Latest Road Closures Due to Construction
Rockford will be experiencing some road closings due to construction in the coming days.
Market Street will be closed to traffic between Second and Third streets starting Tuesday. The City of Rockford's Water Division will be installing a new water service.This project is expected to last three to five business days.
South Main Street is going through a roadway project that is expected to be completed in late 2015. The project will focus on pavement removal, roadway realignment, storm sewer installation and more.
The following road closures are a result of this project:
Kent Street will be closed to all traffic between South Church and Main streets starting Wednesday.
Kent Street will reopen July 30.
The east leg of the 15th Avenue and South Main Street intersection will remain closed to traffic for 15 days. The north-, south- and west-bound lanes will be open for traffic.
Detours will be posted in the areas of construction. The city is urging drivers to avoid the areas If possible.