The City of Rock Island reports that Ridgewood Road from 14th Street West to Partridge Circle is closed to traffic for emergency repairs to a water main break.

Drivers should follow the posted detour directions and watch for trucks entering and leaving the construction site.

The road is anticipated to be re-opened to traffic in about a week.

Also, beginning Wednesday the Iowa Interstate Railroad will close 42nd Avenue at the 8th Street railroad crossing so that the deteriorated and defective rail crossing can be removed and replaced. The closure will begin at 8 a.m. The roadway is expected to be re-opened late Oct. 11.

The detour is as follows: 42nd Avenue traffic will be detoured to 37th Avenue between 5th and 9th streets.

Drivers are urged to follow the posted detour.