The City of Rochelle and its contractor, Ameritrack, announce upcoming road closures in the Rochelle industrial area throughout the month of May. The closures are taking place while railroad crossings on Steam Plant and Caron Roads are reconstructed.
First, beginning Monday May 1 at 7am, Steam Plant Road, from Caron Road to West of the BNSF Railroad will be closed to through traffic. There will be no access cross the railroad crossing on Steam Plant Road through May 8, subject to weather conditions.
Following the completion of the Steam Plant Road Crossing on May 8th, Caron Road from 1st Avenue to Steam Plant Road/Wiscold Drive will be closed to through traffic through May 30, subject to weather conditions. There will be no access across the railroad tracks on this area Caron Road during the project.
Advanced warning, detour and other temporary traffic control devices will be posted near the affected area. Please use caution while traveling in this area and pay special attention to the advanced warning signage, road closed signage and other temporary traffic control devices within or in advance of the work zone. We appreciate your patience during this project.