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Road Closure Scheduled
Posted: 01/29/2015

The City of Kewanee Water Department has a road closure scheduled for Friday morning 1/30/15. They will be digging in the 400 block of East Second Street for a water service repair. Work is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. Flaggers will be set up and the eastbound lane of East Second Street will be closed between Walnut Street and Vine Street.

Residents are asked to avoid this area if possible and take caution if driving near the work zone area.

If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at 852-2611.

Frozen Water Lines
Posted: 01/05/2015

Due to the extreme cold weather and deep frosts, some residents may experience frozen water service lines. As a precaution, citizens may choose to leave water lines running at a drip within their homes in order to help prevent the possibility of lines freezing.

Residents are advised; any water left dripping will count as water being used on their next bill; however it may prevent lines from freezing and prevent homes from being without water.

If residents choose to leave water lines open at a drip, leaving the lines open at faucets furthest from the water meter may help to maintain a constant flow of water through the house.

If you have any questions, please call City Hall at 852-2611.

City of Kewanee ~ 401 East Third Street ~ Kewanee Illinois ~ 61443 ~ 309-852-2611