EAST PEORIA Ill.- The road closure on West Washington Street due to pavement replacement has been extended.

The road is now closed from the intersection with Main Street to the intersection with Spinder Drive. Road work is expected to last until Friday, June 21st.

The only motorists allowed beyond the road closed signs are those going to the police station and fire station, as well as police and fire vehicles leaving the Public Safety Building. Drivers should not drive around the road closed signs.

Drivers are asked to use alternative routes during the road closure. Drivers may be cited if they drive around the road closed signs.