Road and Railroad Track Work The Carmi Police Department issued a traffic advisory, which Carmi Mayor Jeff Pollard reminded local residents of during Tuesday’s city council meeting. Crews will be working on the Fifth Street railroad tracks today, Wednesday, between the hours of 8:30 and 2:30. The... Read More.
The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) has approved the 5-year plan for the Crossing Safety Improvements Program at railroad grade crossings and highway-rail grade separations across the state. Over the course of Fiscal Years 2018-2022 the ICC expects to initiate automatic warning device installations... Read More.
Illinois State Police District 19 has partnered with local, state, and federal agencies to promote vehicle and pedestrian safety around railroad tracks and trains during this past week through Illinois Rail Safety Week, which concludes September 17, 2016. Even though an emphasis has been made... Read More.
Illinois State Police District 19 is partnering with local, state, and federal agencies to promote vehicle and pedestrian safety around railroad tracks and trains during Illinois Rail Safety Week, September 11 – 17, 2016. During 2015, there were 140 railroadgrade crossing collisions involving motor vehicles,... Read More.