Monday, January 23, 2017

Broken Water Main Closes Goebbert Rd in Both Directions Monday Evening

Goebbert Road will completely shut down in both directions at Algonquin Road as of 3:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Also, the westbound right lane of Algonquin Road will also be closed. Repair work for water main expected to be 4 hours.


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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Power lines down on Hawthorne St between Vail Ave in Dunton Ave


Power lines down on Hawthorne Street between Dunton Avenue and Vail Avenue. Power outage in the area with a wider short lasting power outage in other neighborhoods.


FireMapChicago.net provides early reports that are not confirmed incidents. For more developed reports, see chicagofiremap.net

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Water main break at Campbell St & Dwyer Ave, Arlington Height


Report of a water main break on the north side of the intersection.

Radar All Clear, Freezing Rain Finish in Northwest Suburbs

The sleet and freezing rain is finished by noon in the Northwest suburbs.



Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Road closed for snapped utility pole at Central Rd & S Dwyer Ave, Arlington Heights


Central Road closed west of Northwest Community Hospital approximately between Dwyer Avenue and Central Road for a snapped utility pole and downed power lines. Estimated repair completion time is 7:30 PM to 8 PM.

FireMapChicago.net provides early reports that are not confirmed incidents. For more developed reports, see chicagofiremap.net

Train gate broken in the wind at Northwest Highway and Wilke Road Arlington Heights


Train gate broken in the wind and hanging a little over the railroad tracks. Union Pacific Railroad notified.

FireMapChicago.net provides early reports that are not confirmed incidents. For more developed reports, see chicagofiremap.net

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Water Main Break at Sigwalt St and Ridge Ave, Arlington Heights

Street flooding with a major water main break at Ridge Avenue and Sigwalt Street. Traffic is also congested on Campbell Street in the area.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Special Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Campaigns Underway Through November 28

The Arlington Heights Police Department has started specialized traffic enforcement activities relating to the Thanksgiving Holiday "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" and "Click It or Ticket" enforcement campaigns now through November 28, 2016.

Enforcement activities will include numerous seatbelt enforcement zones, impaired driving saturation patrols, and a Roadside Safety Checkpoint. The checkpoint will take place of Friday, November 18, 2016 on Arlington Heights Road south of Algonquin Road.

Officers working the campaigns will be attempting to identify and cite motorists who choose to drive without using their safety belts, are driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or are committing other traffic-related offenses.

The campaigns are funded with federal traffic safety funds, which are administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation – Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering.



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