Union Pacific Railroad will close the South First Street railroad crossing in DeKalb, for maintenance on March 27, 2018 from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. The closure will remain in place for one day.
A detour will route southbound motorists east on Lincoln Highway (IL 38) to South Fourth
Street and south to Franklin Street. Northbound motorist will utilize the same detour in
the opposite direction. The Lincoln Highway (IL 38), eastbound right turn lane on to South
First will be closed. The City asks residents to proceed with caution. Surrounding local businesses will remain open.