West Grove Closes July 27 for Railroad Repairs

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DECATUR – The Decatur Junction Railway will be repairing the railroad tracks crossing West Grove Road beginning Monday, July 27, weather permitting.

This work will take place just west of U.S. Route 51. The area will close starting at 7 AM on July 27. West Grove Road will reopen at 5:30 PM on Friday, July 31. Motorists are advised to use the following detours during the closure. Southbound motorists should use South Taylor Road to Mt. Gilead Road to U.S. Route 51 as a detour. Northbound motorists should use Taylor Road to Illinois Route 48 as their detour.

Motorists are reminded to drive slow, use extreme caution and prepare for delays around the work zone.

Further details can be obtained by contacting Decatur Junction Railway at 309-697-1400.

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