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IDOT is Resurfacing a Western Portion of IL Rt. 64 in St. Charles

Work Scheduled to Begin Mid-May

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is resurfacing a western portion of IL Rte. 64, from Randall Road in St. Charles to IL Rte. 47 in Campton Hills. Work is scheduled to begin mid-May. Rt. 64 will remain open to traffic throughout the project, but be alert for lane closures, construction flaggers and electronic message boards to manage traffic patterns.

For more information, visit the IDOT website at

St. Charles Police will have Extra Patrols Out St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Celebrate Responsibly or Get Pulled Over

The St. Charles Police Department will conduct special patrols St. Patrick’s Day weekend to arrest impaired drivers and encourage use of seat belts. “We’re urging you to plan ahead for St. Patrick’s Day festivities,” said Commander Eric Majewski. “Don’t ever drive under the influence of alcohol or any drug. It’s not just about you. There are other people on the roads who are impacted by your decisions.”

If you’re hosting a St. Patrick’s Day party: