19th Avenue Reconstruction 

The 19th Avenue reconstruction project will take place on 19th Avenue, between 13th and 14th Street. 

The project will include pavement replacement with a rock base and concrete pavement, sidewalk repairs, driveway repairs, water main replacement including services, sanitary sewer replacement including services, storm sewer replacement, and other associated work.

This project is funded through local funds, including tax funds for electric and gas usage. 

This project was chosen due to deteriorating pavement condition, and the need to replace the water main and sanitary sewer.

Construction Progress:  Completed August 2020

Contractor:  Walter D. Laud, Inc. 

Capital Improvement Project:  #1335


  • Tax on Electric & Gas Usage $100,000
  • Water $210,000
  • Sanitary Sewer $415,000
  • Stormwater $75,000

Contact:  Darrel Preston, Construction Manager

                (309) 524-2355


Erin Bruner, Engineering Technician II
(309) 524-2367