Thursday, November 8, 2012
After about two months being closed, the underpass was expected to reopen to traffic.
A little less than two months after it was closed for construction, the Taylor Street underpass was expected to reopen Thursday, according to the Village of Glen Ellyn. The underpass was closed on Sept. 20 so that Union Pacific could make improvements to the bridge structure. While the underpass was closed, the Glen Ellyn Police and Glen Ellyn Volunteer Fire Co. made operational changes.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Union Pacific and the Village of Glen Ellyn originally said the underpass would close, Sept. 17, but that date was moved back to Sept. 20.
The Taylor Street underpass will be closed for improvements to the bridge structure beginning Sept. 20, according to the Village of Glen Ellyn. Previously, it was announced that the underpass would close on Sept. 17, but Union Pacific announced the change, according to the village. The underpass will remain closed until about the week of Nov. 12. No vehicle traffic will be allowed through the underpass during the construction, according to the village. The Glen Ellyn Police and Glen Ellyn Volunteer Fire Company will be making operational changes while the underpass is closed, the village said. Anyone who wants additional information on the project may contact Union Pacific at 888-877-7267. ------------ There are plenty of ways to keep up …
Friday, September 7, 2012
Work on the Taylor Street underpass is expected to begin Sept. 17 and continue through November.
Drivers who regularly use the Taylor Street underpass will need to find another way to get around for the next few months. The underpass will be closed starting Sept. 17 as Union Pacific begins work on the bridge structure, according to the Village of Glen Ellyn. The construction work is expected to run from Sept. 17 through Nov. 9, said Kristin Schrader, assistant to the village manager. Union Pacific has not provided the village with too much information at this point, but as more information becomes available the village will continue to provide updates, she said. Residents who want more information on the construction project may contact Union Pacific at 888-877-7267. ---------- There are plenty of ways to keep up on Glen Ellyn news: