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Pavement patching planned in Savoy

SAVOY— Traffic will be reduced on Burwash Avenue in Savoy beginning  Monday for pavement patching.

Lanes on Burwash will be narrowed between Dunlap Avenue and Regency Drive East beginning Monday while pavement is patched.

The work is scheduled to be completed on or before Oct. 12.

Champaign considers bike lanes for Windsor Road at I-57

CHAMPAIGN — City officials are seeking grant money to add bike lanes and sidewalks on Windsor Road that will match a state project to revamp the bridge that carries the road over Interstate 57.

Some aldermen remain opposed to cell tower near hospital

DANVILLE — Despite letters to city officials confirming that the Illinois Department of Transportation, the Federal Aviation Administration and Provena United Samaritans Medical Center are not opposed to AT&T's plans to build a 199-foot cellular tower 300 yards northwest of the hospital's helicopter landing pad, some Danville aldermen and residents still object, believing the tower poses a

Part of Elm Street in Champaign to be closed for sewer work

CHAMPAIGN — Portions of Elm Street in Champaign will be closed to through traffic beginning today for sanitary sewer work.

Elm Street will be closed traffic between Healey and Green streets beginning at 7 a.m. while contractor Project Cross Construction upgrades the sanitary sewer.

Parents criticize Georgetown-Ridge Farm bus plan

GEORGETOWN — School officials heard Monday from a dozen audience members who are unhappy with elements of the district's new transportation plan.

Steam locomotive headed back this way

A steam locomotive that went through East Central Illinois last week is scheduled to go back through the area on Tuesday and you can track the train online.

Historic '44 steam locomotive passing through area today

A historic steam engine will make its way through East Central Illinois today (Wednesday, Sept. 5) during a trek across the eastern United States.

Danville trying to encourage alternate transportation

DANVILLE — Mitch Lankford rides his bicycle to work on average about three days a week, and lately, four days now that temperatures are milder. He chooses to bike, partly because he likes the environmental benefits, saving the gas and getting the exercise.

Champaign public works crews out

CHAMPAIGN - Public works crews for Champaign planned to respond to problem areas of flooding as needed Saturday night and Sunday morning.