Road Closures on LaSalle County Highway System
County Highway 19, 0.4 miles east of the intersection of 1st Avenue and 6th Street in Mendota, will be closed beginning Wednesday, April 2, 2014. The existing bridge carrying the highway over First Creek will be replaced with a concrete box culvert. Weather permitting, the work is expected to be completed by mid-June.
The bridge carrying County Highway 15 (St. Mary’s Road) over Wolf Creek will be closed for replacement beginning Thursday, April 24, 2014. The project is located ¼ mile north of N.18th Road. The closure will be followed by a second bridge replacement on County Highway 15 located 1½ miles further north over Covel Creek. Weather permitting, the two projects will be completed this fall.
Detours will not be posted. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes around the construction site.