Category Round Lake Area News

Hart Road Construction Update 7-29-14

Hart Road is now open to traffic

Hart Road Update

Hart Road Update

The Hart Road Detour has been removed! The contractor has placed the intermediate asphalt course on the western section of Hart Road from Sunset Drive to IL Route 134. With the asphalt in place, we are able to remove the detour and reopen the roadway to traffic...

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Round Lake Area Park District Celebrates 40 Years – Video

RLA Park District’s “40 Years of Fun Block Party” was held on July 26, 2014

Lyndsey & Lily Bassett

Lyndsey & Lily Bassett

Utilizing the beautiful grounds of Hart’s Hill Park, the Round Lake Area Park District put on one heck of a show...

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Round Lake Post Office Going to Pot (holes, that is)

Potholes in excess of 4″ deep due to poor parking lot maintenance

Round Lake Post Office

Round Lake Post Office

Motorists who use the drive through mailbox at the Round Lake Post Office may need some new rims or a front end alignment after they encounter the many deep potholes in the entrance and drive through lane. It’s especially hard to see these potholes at night when dropping mail into the outside mailbox...

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Rollins Road Gateway and Washington Street Project Updates

Washington St. opens to through traffic – Rollins opens under the bridge

Final Striping

Final Striping

There has been plenty of activity at both the Rollins Road Gateway project as well as the Washington Street widening project. Starting with Washington Street, the barricades came down late Wednesday afternnon and the road was open to through traffic Thursday morning for the rush hour...

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RLA School District 116 Approves Three Expensive Resolutions

Three major resolutions were voted on in lock-step fashion by the District 116 School Board

Referendum flier

Referendum flier

There’s hardly ever any doubt how the current Round Lake Area District 116 School Board will vote when it comes to spending taxpayer’s money. In typical lock-step fashion, Board members unanimously voted on three key resolutions totaling $41.5 million as follows:

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Washington Street 2015 Road Construction Schedule

More traffic delays expected in 2015

Washington Street News

Washington Street News

Before you get too excited about Washington Street opening up to through traffic on July 24th, you might be interested in knowing what you have to look forward to in 2015. According to the Lake County Department of Transportation there will be the same type of activity going on in mid-2015 that you just experienced this year...

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