Macomb Local News




Macomb – Friday, January 11, 2019


Contacts:    Mayor’s Office                     Public Works Dept.

        City of Macomb                   City of Macomb

        309-833-2558                       309-833-2821


With the anticipated winter weather forecast of three (3) to six (6) inches of snow, the City of Macomb is declaring a Snow Emergency starting at 6:00 p.m. this evening (Friday, January 11) until Sunday (January 13) evening at 6:00 p.m. A snowfall of three (3) inches shall automatically constitute a snow emergency. It shall be unlawful for any person to park or allow a motor vehicle to remain parked on a street that has been designated as a snow route in the city. Snow routes are listed below.


As a reminder those citizens within the city that are located in the designated sidewalk abatement zones, should be prepared for a sidewalk enforcement declaration by the Public Works Director that will result in the need to clear their sidewalks within 24 hours of the public announcement. The City would kindly ask that citizens consider having the sidewalks cleared before Monday, January 14 start of school.


Adams Street from Randolph Street to the west city limits.


Bower Road from University Drive to Jackson Street


Calhoun Street from Campbell Street to Bonham Street


Candy lane its entire length


Carroll Street from Lafayette Street to Western Avenue and from Randolph Street to Prairie Avenue


Deer Road its entire length


Dudley Street its entire length


Grant Street its entire length


Harmony Lane its entire length


Jefferson Street its entire length


Lafayette Street from Washington Street to Grant Street


Maple Avenue its entire length


Murray Street from Johnson Street to Western Avenue


McArthur Street from Washington Street to Grant Street


Pearl Street its entire length


Pierce Street from Johnson Street to State Street


Piper Street from Candy Lane to Pearl Street


Prairie Avenue its entire length


Randolph Street from Washington Street to Grant Street and from Calhoun Street to Glenwood Park


Tower Road from Wigwam Hollow Road to Lafayette Street


University Drive from Wigwam Hollow Road to Western Avenue, from Western Avenue to Lafayette Street and from Lafayette Street to Bower Road


Ward Street its entire length


Washington Street from Lafayette Street to Ward Street and from Campbell Street to White Street


Western Avenue from Adams Street to University Drive


Wheeler Street from Prairie Avenue to the east city limits


White Street its entire length


Wigwam Hollow Road its entire length


The City of Macomb would appreciate your cooperation and patience and please help keep our streets safe for those who must travel.