Category Archives: Streets and Sidewalks

Campus Pathway Construction

Knox College Grounds staff prepare dirt for a new cross-campus gravel pathway south of Old Main.

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Boxed In at Sidewalk

Facilities Services staff examine an underground utility box that had to be raised to level of the new sidewalk on West Street.

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Sidewalks, New and Old

The old brick walk is uncovered during construction of a new concrete sidewalk along West Street in Galesburg, next to Knox College’s Umbeck Science Mathematics Center.

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Sidewalk Construction

A member of the Knox College facilities services staff smooths newly poured concrete for a sidewalk along West Street in Galesburg, next to the Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center. Photo by John Williams.

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Prep for Sidewalk Construction

Knox College Facilities Services staff remove dirt for installation of a sidewalk along West Street, next to the Umbeck Science Mathematics Center.

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Finishing Ingersoll House Projects

A worker welds together two pieces of the railing of the new accessibility ramp at the Ingersoll House on Tuesday, Aug. 21. Photo by John Williams Workers were out Tuesday and Wednesday finishing off the accessibility ramp at the Ingersoll … Continue reading

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Creating Better Curb Appeal

Berrien Street Construction Panorama. Check out a higher resolution version of the photo to see some of the detail of the work on Berrien Street, including new gutters, right, and asphalt being laid in the background on the left half. … Continue reading

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Resurfaced, Expanded Parking Lot

Steam rises off the hot asphalt as a worker tamps down the edge of the resurfaced parking lot on Cherry and Berrien streets on Tuesday, July 31. Below:¬†Workers start laying one of the final strips of asphalt on the parking … Continue reading

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Making the Grade

A worker at the Ingersoll House smooths the concrete of the new accessibility¬†ramp on Tuesday, July 24. Work continued at the Ingersoll House this week with a majority of concrete for the accessibility ramp being poured and work being done … Continue reading

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New Sidewalk Near Aux Gym

Knox College staff member Max Getz smooths out newly poured concrete for a section of sidewalk near Auxiliary Gym. It replaces sidewalk that was removed to allow for completion of work on a steam pipe.

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