PRESS RELEASE:

GODFREY – Godfrey officials advising residents that Kansas City Southern (KCS) Railroad will be closing the IL-111 (Montclair Ave.) crossing at the Railroad Tracks for maintenance on June 11th and 12th, 2020. Mark Detour Route will involve the use of IL-255 to Humbert Road to Bethany Lane.

The Village is advising local residents and motorists to prepare and pre-plan for the complete closure of the street and follow all detours on Thursday, June 11th and Friday, June 12th, due to the fact the Kansas City Southern (KCS) Railroad will be closing IL-111 (Montclair Ave.) at the railroad crossing for maintenance/repair work.  The road closure is schedule to begin on Thursday, June 11, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. and continue until Friday, June 12, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

After completion of the required work the crossing shall be opened to full traffic. All Local first responder agencies (Fire, Police, EMS) will be notified of the closure. Residents and motorists should also pre-plan to consider alternate routes to navigate the affected area during the shutdown.