Parts of Jefferson St., Art Schultz Dr. closed starting Dec. 9

12/4/2017, 2:20 p.m.
The closures are part of the work on the new Joliet train station.
94 sections of precast concrete were used to construct the structure of the new train station in downtown Joliet. Photo by Brock A. Stein

As part of the continued work on the Joliet Gateway Center transportation campus, Jefferson Street will be closed between Scott Street and Mayor Art Schultz Drive, and Mayor Art Schultz Drive (Michigan Street) will be closed completely between Jefferson Street and Washington Street, for one day on Saturday, December 9, 2017.

The sidewalks will also be closed for pedestrian safety for short periods of time while installations occur overhead and reopened as soon as possible.

Detour routes will be posted. Jefferson Street traffic will be diverted north to Jackson Street and east to Collins Street.

For additional information, contact the City of Joliet Department of Public Works at 815-7244200.