New Metra Lot Moves Towards Opening

WILLOW SPRINGS -​(November 18, 2015) – Rain this week pushed back the paving of the soon-to-open Metra Commuter lot at Willow Boulevard in the Village Center. Paving crews hope to utilize a window of dry weather on Thursday and Friday to finish the asphalt work. Sidewalks and entrances are already completed. Landscaping and amenities such […]

BNSF Railroad Project Set for Completion This Week

WILLOW SPRINGS -​(November 18, 2015)-Construction crews working along the BNSF tracks behind Ursula Drive finished up fence and sound wall restoration on Wednesday afternoon. Track work is in progress and major construction is targeted for completion on Saturday, November 21, according to the railroad engineering contractor. Work crews at times, recently, have worked outside the […]

Willow Springs Rd. & Joliet Rd. Lane Closures and Delays

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced daytime lane closures will be taking place at the intersection of Joliet Road (Historic U.S. 66) and Willow Springs Road, in Countryside, for traffic signal work, beginning, weather permitting, on Nov. 18. The project will completely rebuild and modernize traffic signals at the intersection by installing new traffic […]