“Demolition marks start of North Main roundabout” – 2012

Source: Rockford Register Star 7-26-2012

 

 

North Main St. construction – Kelley’s Market

N Main construction KelleysSource:  Rockford Register Star 6/24/2016

 

“Construction Road Rage” – So. Main St., 2016

Road rage - 1Source:  Rockford Register Star 7/3/2016

Road rage - 2

Road rage - 3

 

1419 No. Main St. – 2011 photo

1419 N Main Sy

razed to build Auburn and N Main St. Roundabout

Source of photo: Jan Carter, 2011

Harry S. Clay, wife Nancy E., purchasing agent Emerson-Brantingham Co., res 1419 No. Main St.,  1914 City Directory

Tasty Bake Shop, owner Frank G. Kleschen, 1419 No. Main St.,  1949 Rockford City Directory, 1953 ad says 1417 N Main – can this have been one unit?

Schoening, Karl and Son, Paints and Wallpapering, 1419 No. Main St., 1970 City Directory

Rockford Travel Center, 1419 No. Main St., 1987 City Directory

 

IL2 N Main St., Construction Begins – 2016, I.D.O.T.

 

IDOT - 1

IDOT - 2

IDOT - 3

IDOT - 4

IDOT - 5

IDOT - 6

Source: Illinois Dept. of Transportation, via Peter Herdklotz

 

 

“Razing Main” by Brian Leaf – 10/5/2015

Razing Main - 1

Source: Rockford Register Star 10/5/2015