On January 14, 2019, the Village Board approved Resolution No. 19-04 closing Grimm Road on an indefinite but temporary basis. The Village has received approval for the closure from the Illinois Department of Transportation. The anticipated closure date is Monday, April 15, 2019.
On Thursday, January 10th, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., an informational meeting will be held in the Village Board Room at the Village Hall, 874 Main Street, Antioch. Illinois, for the purpose of hearing and considering comments related to the Village of Antioch’s plan to proceed with the closing of “Grimm Road” from the Canadian National Railroad right-of-way, east to the Sequoit Creek culvert. This proposed closing of this section of “Grimm Road” is based on public safety concerns related to the rapidly deteriorating condition of this roadway and the determination by the Village that the roadway is no longer safe for vehicular traffic.