If you thought the completion of the I-74 River Bridge would put an end to road closures, think again.
Starting in the evening tonight,  Wednesday, December 22, there will be temporary lane closures on I-74, between Middle Rd in Bettendorf and River Dr in Moline, from approximately 7 PM to 6 AM. Contractors will be striping the roadway. I hope they have lights since it gets dark at 4 PM these days.

Striping the roadway is an important part of the bridge project. I think we can stand to be a little inconvenienced by that. In the meantime, have you seen the bridge lit up for the holidays? It glows in red and green, but for now, it's just the Iowa-bound aesthetic lighting that is now on and fully operational. 

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Rebecca Darland Pierson
Rebecca Darland Pierson
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Some members of the I-74 Bridge construction crews continue to show their holiday spirit. They've hung huge pumpkins near the site in the fall and now the workboats are all decked out for the winter holidays. Take a look. 

Keep an eye on bridge traffic with our link to the Quad City traffic cams.

Look: The Illinois House As Black As Your Soul

A mysterious black octagon-shaped home has been completely redone and is ready for you to move in.
If you are looking for color if your life, this one isn't for you. Can you find the two spots of red in the house below? One is simply there for safety reasons.

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This $1 million mansion located at 9002 Wolf Rd in Geneseo, IL, has everything you could ever imagine. 16 acres of land, 8,000+ square feet of indoor space, 4 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, a home movie theater, game room, in-ground pool, and more all come with this beautiful Geneseo mansion. Take a look inside what could be yours for $1,050,000.