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Rainstorm Update February 20, 2018 | Updated: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Here is an updated list of road closures as of 12:30 p.m. due to high water:


  • Highland Avenue from 31st. Street south of Barneswood
  • Barneswood is also closed with no access to Highland Avenue 
  • Fairview Avenue between Sheldon and Franklin near Hummer Park
  • Curtiss Street between the 2300 & 2500 block
  • Lee Avenue at the 5200 block
  • 41st & Glendenning
  • Webster at the 5700 block  


Motorists are reminded that road closures are marked with orange barricades and to avoid driving around barricades and through high standing water. The Village will continue to monitor low lying areas as rain is expected throughout the day and into the evening hours.



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