27th Avenue Reconstruction

The 27th Avenue reconstruction project will take place on 27th Avenue, east of 16th Street to the dead end.

The project will include pavement replacement with a rock base and asphalt driving surface, new curb and gutters, sidewalk repairs, driveway repairs, water main replacement including services, sanitary sewer replacement including services, storm sewer improvements, and other associated work.

This project is funded through local funds, including tax funds for electric and gas usage.

This project was chosen due to deteriorating pavement condition, and the need to replace the water main and sanitary sewer.

Timeline: Spring/Summer 2019

Contractor: Walter D. Laud, Inc.

Capital Improvement Project: #1308


•    Tax on Electric Gas and Usage $395,000

•    Water $215,000

•    Sanitary Sewer $265,000

•    Stormwater $70,000

Contacts: Darrel Preston, Construction Manager

                 (309) 524-2355


  Joe Puck, Engineering Technician II

  (309) 524-2361