Illinois 47—US Route 14 to Charles Road
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Public Meetings/Hearing

Public Hearing is anticipated to be held in Winter/Spring 2017.

Public Meeting #3

The third public meeting for the IL 47 Phase I Study was held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Challenger Learning Center, 222 Church Street, Woodstock, Illinois from 4-7 PM. The purpose of the meeting was to present the project Purpose and Need, proposed alternatives, and obtain public input. Proposed alternatives presented consist of widening and reconstruction of IL 47 to provide for additional through and turning lanes, barrier curb median, potential improvements to bicycle and pedestrian systems, and intersection alternatives including roundabouts.

Exhibits were on display and an audio-visual presentation was shown continuously. Project team members were present to discuss the project and to answer questions. Written comments were accepted at the meeting, can be mailed after the meeting, or submitted through the project website. Comments received by July 23, 2014 will become part of the official public meeting record.

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Public Meeting #2

The second public meeting for the Illinois Route 47 Phase I Study was held on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at the Challenger Learning Center, 222 Church Street, Woodstock, Illinois from 4-7 PM. The meeting was an open house format with a continuous PowerPoint presentation, exhibit boards for review, and large scale aerials of the study area to which meeting attendees were encouraged to provide suggestions for the development of project alternatives, and also identify issues and concerns.

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Public Meeting #1

The first public meeting for the Illinois Route 47 Phase I Study was held on Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at the Challenger Learning Center, 222 Church Street, Woodstock, Illinois from 4-7 PM. The meeting was an open house format with a continuous PowerPoint presentation, exhibit boards for review, and a large scale aerial of the study area to which meeting attendees provided comments, suggestions, and identified project issues and concerns.

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