Kankakee, IL – Hydroelectric Plant Restoration Takes Leap Forward with New Roofing Contract

Date:

Share post:

Kankakee, IL – In a recent move by the Kankakee City Council, the city’s dormant hydroelectric plant is set to receive a vital upgrade. 

The council approved a contract for roof repairs on the plant, marking a significant step in a comprehensive project aimed at bringing the facility back into operation. The initiative to refurbish the plant includes various upgrades, with the roofing work highlighted as a crucial early phase due to the structure’s deteriorating condition, having gone unreplaced for an estimated 20-25 years. 

The contract, secured for just under $68,000 with Langlois Roofing, leverages funds from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), showcasing an efficient allocation of resources towards enhancing local infrastructure.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

New DMV in Chicago’s Chinatown: ‘One-Stop-Shop’ Facility to Enhance Services for South Side

Chicago, IL - Illinois Secretary of State Alexi Giannoulias is set to inaugurate the first-ever Secretary of State...

Arkansas Block Party Terror: One Dead, Nine Injured in Wynne Shooting

Wynne, AR - A block party in Wynne, Arkansas turned tragic when one man was killed and at...

Chicago Heats Up: Unseasonably Warm Weather to Give Way to Severe Storms this Week

Chicago, IL – The Windy City is poised for a balmy blast with temperatures soaring unseasonably high away...

Peoria, IL – Traffic Alert: Lane Closures on I-474 at Shade-Lohmann Bridge

Peoria, IL - Starting Monday, April 15, motorists traveling on Interstate 474 in Peoria County should anticipate significant...