Miller Street closed for sewer repairs


By WJBC Staff

BLOOMINGTON – Effective immediately, Miller Street between Western Avenue and Livingston Street will be closed to thru traffic for sewer repairs.

The road will be closed until work is complete. Residents should drive on alternate routes during this time.

If someone has a question, they are asked to contact Bloomington Public Works at (309) 434-2225.


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