Environmental Assessment of Route 47 Information

The Illinois Department of Transportation (Department) cordially invites you to attend an open house public hearing concerning the improvement of Illinois Route 47 (IL 47) from Reed Road to U.S. Route 14 in McHenry County.  The scope of work for this improvement will consist of reconstruction and widening of IL 47 to provide two lanes in each direction separated by a median, bridge replacement, intersection improvements, drainage improvements, and pedestrian and bicycle improvements.  The details of the hearing are as follows:

Date:            Thursday March 12, 2015
Time:            4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location:      Huntley Park District REC Center
                     12015 Mill Street
                     Huntley, IL 60142

Purpose of the hearing:
  • To present the Environmental Assessment (EA)
  • To present the Preferred Alternative
  • To obtain public input