The City of Wamac is flushing hydrants on the east and west sides of town from Wednesday, July 23rd for the rest of the week.
Centralia Township will be oiling the following roads on Thursday:
West Green Street
Community Beach Road from New U.S. 51 east to Brewery Hill
Brewery Hill Road
Work will start at 7:30 am and should be completed by midafternoon. It is unlawful to drive on freshly oil roads until they are covered with chips.
Oil and chip work scheduled in Centralia for Thursday has been cancelled. No new date has been set.
The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that patching operations followed by new asphalt pavement will begin Monday in the area of the north I-57/I-64 Interchange area north of Mt. Vernon. Lane reductions will be utilized during the project. To avoid these delays, motorists are encouraged to utilize the marked detour routes away from the interchange. Motorists should reduce speed, be alert to equipment and workers, and use extreme caution when traveling through this area.
The Village of Odin has issued a boil order west of town on Highway 50.
The City of Salem has LIFTED all boil orders.
The City of Centralia has LIFTED its boil order for residents on West 2nd from Beech St to Brookside and South Poplar from East 4th to East 5th Street. Please contact the Public Works Department at 533-7640 with any questions or concerns.
The Village of Iuka has LIFTED a boil order for all houses south of Middleton Street in Iuka.
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