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Public Information Meeting – Comment Period Open Through April 13, 2021

City of Jerseyville

For Improvement of Hollow Avenue

The City of Jerseyville held a Public Information Meeting concerning the proposed improvement of Hollow Avenue from Westlake Drive to the City Limits, at the City Hall, 115 East Prairie Street, Jerseyville, Illinois, 62052 on March 30, 2021 between 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM.

This is a federally-funded project, and the public Information Meeting was held in compliance with National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requirements and the Illinois Department of Transportation’s public involvement policy.

The meeting was conducted on an informal basis and an open house format. Representatives of the City of Jerseyville and Bartlett & West were available from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM. Representatives answered individual questions and recorded comments offered by those in attendance. The Local Public Agency representatives addressed topics such as the need for the project, the design alternatives under consideration, right-of-way acquisition, and the tentative construction schedule. Preliminary reports and an engineering analysis with drawings, maps, and aerial photography, were available for inspection and viewing. The preliminary drawings are currently available for review and inspection at the City Hall, or on the City’s website.

If you were unable to attend the meeting in person or would like more information, contact Bob Manns, Director of Public Works, at (618) 498-3312, or bmanns@jerseyville-il.us. The design consultant for the project, Kevin Wittman of Bartlett & West can be reached at (618) 494-4001 or kevin.wittman@bartwest.com. Comments will be received until April 13, 2021.