The Lincoln Police Department would like to warn our citizens of a potential IRS scam. The scam is initiated by a telephone call from the telephone number (202)864-1346. The "IRS Agent" informs the victim that there is a lawsuit against them and they need to contact them as they owe the IRS money and request a credit card or ask the victim to send money via other means.
If you get a phone call from someone claiming to be from the IRS, here’s what you should do:
From IDOT: Springfield - The Illinois Department of Transportation announces the upcoming project for the complete reconstruction of the bridge carrying business loop 55 over Salt Creek at the south edge of Lincoln, IL. The work in this project consists of removing the existing bridge and building a new bridge under a road closure. The business loop will close on March 1, 2014 and is scheduled to reopen on November 15, 2014. Marked detour routes will be utilized with this project. In addition to the bridge replacement this project will consist of reconstruction of the approaches to the bridge, hot mix asphalt paving, drainage improvements and the construction of a parking lot and drainage pond for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
The project is scheduled to be completed November 15, 2014.
The contractor on this $12,021,757.81 project is Halverson Construction Company of Springfield, IL.
Motorist are urged to slow down and be cautious while driving through all work zones.
The Lincoln Police Department will be testing for a lateral hiring list. Applications are due by March 14, 2014. Applications can be obtained at the Lincoln Police Department, 911 Pekin St, Lincoln, IL, or online below.
The City of Lincoln is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Lincoln Police Department now utilizes Appriss for collecting traffic crash information and submitting to the State of Illinois. Appriss provides BuyCrash.com for those involved with the crash to receive copies of reports.
To request information from the Lincoln Police Department please fill out and sign the Freedom of Informaiton Act form below and send to the Lincoln Police Department at 911 Pekin St, Lincoln, IL, 62656, or fax to 217-732-4589.
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