Dial-A-Ride to Expand Service Area

Dial-A-Ride to Expand Service Area

Users of a local public transit service will have more destination options when an intergovernmental agreement kicks in expanding McHenry County Dial-A-Ride. The village of Richmond and the townships of Richmond and Chemung are slated to become part of the bus system,...
Roundabout Opens at Charles and Raffel

Roundabout Opens at Charles and Raffel

The Woodstock area’s first roundabout has opened. The intersection at Raffel and Charles roads in rural Woodstock began receiving traffic Sept. 1, shortly after workers completed construction on a roundabout there. Work on the $2.2 million project from the McHenry...
Buses Will Be Rerouted as Roundabout Construction Lags

Buses Will Be Rerouted as Roundabout Construction Lags

Intersection of Charles and Raffel is expected to open around Sept. 1 A delay in construction on a roundabout at the intersection of Charles and Raffel roads will force a temporary change in bus routing when the school year begins. Installation of the $2.2 million...
Roundabout Construction to Close Parts of Raffel, Charles

Roundabout Construction to Close Parts of Raffel, Charles

Construction of a roundabout in rural Woodstock will shut down parts of two roads later this month. The intersection of Charles and Raffel roads will be closed to traffic beginning Tuesday, May 30, for crews to install a single-lane roundabout, according to a press...

County Board Accepts Roundabout Bid

A Huntley company was awarded a $2.18 million contract to build a roundabout at the intersection of Charles and Raffel roads in unincorporated Woodstock. Landmark Contractors’ bid of $2,183,549.98 was accepted by the McHenry County Board, which voted to approve the...
Roundabout Coming to Raffel and Charles

Roundabout Coming to Raffel and Charles

Construction is slated to begin soon on a roundabout at Raffel and Charles roads, the first of its kind in the Woodstock area. The intersection just north of Woodstock North High School in unincorporated Greenwood Township will receive a single-lane roundabout. Bids...
Franklinville Bridge Wins Transportation Award

Franklinville Bridge Wins Transportation Award

A bridge in rural Woodstock snagged the McHenry County Division of Transportation an award for innovative engineering and construction. The Franklinville Creek Bridge won the Transportation Project of the Year award from the American Public Works Association’s Chicago...

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