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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Downtown Traffic Signal Improvement Project

Downtown Traffic Signal Project

The Downtown Traffic Signal Improvement Project is scheduled to start on Wednesday, August 14. During this time, traffic signal and sidewalk improvements will be made along 1st Avenue between W 4th St and E 4th St. Questions on this project should be dire...

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Public Works
Posted on: July 30, 2019

HMA Resurfacing Project Begins

The City contractor for the HMA Resurfacing Project, Manatt's, began working on various streets throughout the City on Tuesday, July 30. This project does not require a complete closure of any streets but periods of delay should be expected. Questions on ...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Landfill Convenience Center Litter Net Replacement

Convenience Center Net Replacement

The landfill convenience center was constructed in 2014. A part of the project was to install litter netting around the outside of the structure to reduce windblown litter. A 25’ X 40’ net is hung to create a curtain that can be pulled...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 26, 2019

Public Works Operations Street Crews Begin Annual Painting

Paint Spraying

Street crews have started their yearly line striping around the city. The crews do some of the painting during day time hours but mainly work overnight to avoid as much traffic, parked cars, pedestrian traffic as possible. The line striping consists of pa...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 26, 2019

Water Pollution Control Update

exposing the existing 16-inch pipe where it crosses under Highway 14

Legacy Corp of East Moline, Illinois recently began work on the replacement of 3057 feet of 16-inch sewage force main for the south west pump station.

The existing 34-year-old ductile iron pipe is being replaced due to chronic leaks caused by corrosive so...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 25, 2019

Parks Operations Update

Newton Sign with Flowers

Parks Operations have been busy with the spring routine of planting flowers and mulching in the city’s parks, cemeteries, right-of-ways, hike-and-bike trails, and golf course. Each year, hundreds of annuals are planted and the staff keeps up wat...

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Public Works