Road Closures: Lowell School 5K on May 4
The following streets will be temporarily closed this Saturday, May 4, from approximately 8:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for the Lowell School 5K Run/ Walk:
- Willow Avenue between President Street & Chase Street;
- Chase Street between Evergreen Street & Crescent Street;
- Crescent Street between Chase Street & Washington Street;
- Washington Street - Runners/walkers will remain on sidewalks based on the conditions of their permit; and
- Evergreen Street between Washington Street & Chase Street.
During the event, these streets will be adequately staffed with uniformed Police Officers to assist and direct traffic.
AT&T Utility Work this Spring & Summer
Currently, AT&T is installing nearly 50,000 feet (10 miles) of underground conduit for its fiber cable network in the City of Wheaton. Utility work, including excavation, may occur on your property. Work may necessitate the cutting and/or removal of trees and shrubs that have been planted in the easement. The City Engineering Department is available to assist residents with any questions or concerns regarding utility work in easements. For questions or more information, please call 630-260-2065 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Illinois Department of Transportation Resurfacing Butterfield Road
The Illinois Department of Transportation will begin resurfacing Butterfield Road (Route 56) west of East Loop Road down to Route 355 in Downers Grove starting Monday, May 6. The resurfacing project is expected to be complete by the end of October.
The work will include replacing sidewalk corners for ADA compliance and will involve the removal of brush and some trees that are currently encroaching on sidewalks.
For more information and project details, please visit http://www.idot.illinois.gov.
Go Fly a Kite Festival is Saturday
Go Fly a Kite is a free event held in Wheaton’s Graf Park, 1855 Manchester Road, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4. It encourages the community to come out and enjoy spring and fly kites. This free event is hosted by the Wheaton Park District. No registration required. For more information, visit www.wheatonparkdistrict.com.