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Thornton Township plans to repave five unincorporated Lansing streets next year

By Josh Bootsma

LANSING, Ill. (October 24, 2022) – Thornton Township has released its plans for repaving local roads next year, including five streets in unincorporated Lansing. The list is included below:

  • Paxton Avenue
    • Repaved from 182nd Street north to 18100 Paxton Avenue
  • Clyde Avenue
    • Repaved from 182nd Street north to 17700 Clyde Avenue
  • Harper Street
    • Repaved from 184th Street north to 182nd Street
  • Dorchester Avenue
    • Repaved from 18219 Dorchester Avenue north to 182nd Street
  • Frontage Road
    • The south intersection of the frontage road near Dorchester Avenue will be repaved

The roads will be “tacked and paved over” in a two- or three-inch layer said a document provided by Thornton Township. The roads will only be milled down and repaired where needed.

More information about Thornton Township street maintenance may be found by calling the Highway Commissioner’s Office at 708-596-5955.

Josh Bootsma
Josh Bootsma
Josh is Managing Editor at The Lansing Journal and believes in the power and purpose of community news. He covers any local topics—from village government to theatre, from business openings to migratory birds.