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Osgood Street railroad viaduct to be temporarily closed

Published: Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 11:37 a.m. CDT

JOLIET – As part of the Union Pacific Railroad’s work on the Heritage Corridor railroad bridges near the Joliet Gateway Center transportation campus, the Osgood Street railroad viaduct, west of York Avenue and east of St. Louis Avenue, is closed for bridge work as of Thursday.

Detour routes will be posted, according to a news release from the city of Joliet. Drivers are advised to exercise caution and seek alternate routes when traveling in the area. It is anticipated that this work will be completed by September 30, 2014.

For additional information, contact the City of Joliet Department of Public Works at 815-724-4200.

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