Work Continues on Removing Temporary Rt. 83

With the temporary Route 83 bridge removal last week in the wee hours of Friday morning, work now focuses on removing the asphalt, soil, and steel pilings that created the temporary Rt. 83 embankments. The bridge was placed on the north end of temporary Route 83 as it was being removed and has now been completely disassembled and transported back to ACROW Bridge for use elsewhere.

View minus temporary Route 83 bridge

View minus tempo...

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Jazz Band “Jump Start” Instrument Drive

Instrument Drive

Instrument Drive

Wouldn’t it be exciting to see that musical instrument that you have stashed in the back of your closet going to good use again, maybe in the hands of a future professional jazz band player? It would be equally exciting just to attend one of the future school jazz band performances and once again hearing that brass instrument bellowing out those great sounds again...

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Round Lake Community Band Invitation

Round Lake Community Band looking for new members

RLA Community Band

RLA Community Band

The Round Lake Community Band is always looking for new members.Do you have a musical instrumemt that you play that is collecting dust in the closet? Pull it out and blow some air into it. Then come join us on Tuesday nights to make some beautiful music. We do not require any audition. Just a desire to play music...

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Temporary Route 83 Bridge Removed 1-16-15

Getting set-up to remove the temporary Rt. 83 bridge

Setting up to remove the temporary Rt. 83 bridge

In the very early hours of Friday morning, the contractor removed the temporary bridge that allowed traffic to flow unrestricted over Rollins Road on Route 83. Once they closed the Rollins Road by-pass it eliminated the ability for drivers to navigate from Rollins to Route 83 and vice-versa.

It took two huge cranes, each with a sling at one end, to...

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NEWEST Avon Township Website Online

Brand New Look for Avon Township Website

New Avon Township website

New Avon Township website (Click to view)

When I say “newest”, it’s because the Avon Township website has gone through several transistions since the former Township Supervisor, Sam Yingling, let the domain expire...

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Badges vs Bad Guys Boxing Event May 1st

Badges vs. Bad Guys will be Illinois’ most exciting event with matches between Fire, Police & Bad Guys

Proceeds pay for local youth boxing programs and the winners of the Jr. Olympics travel expenses to nationals. Sheriff Mark Curran and Mundelein Mayor Steve Lentz are just a couple of names that you will recognize who will be boxing at the event.

Tony "The Motivator"

Tony “The Motivator”

Tony “The Motivator” at the...

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