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Police Warn of Traffic Delays Around Weekend Soccer Festival

May 12, 2014 01:19PM, Published by Steven Jack, Categories: Today, News, Police


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The Village of Oswego Police Department is reminding the public to expect increased traffic congestion and delays in Oswego Friday May 23th, Saturday May 24th, and Sunday May 25th due do Soccer Festival activities.

The games will be held on the soccer fields located on the south side of Oswego High School.

Motorists should expect delays in particular while traveling on Illinois Route 71 between Plainfield Road/Washington Street and Route 34. Delays on Plainfield Road and Washington Street in the area between Franklin Street and Woolley Road are also expected. 

Motorists may want to consider alternate routes around these areas if they are not coming in for the festival.

Alternate routes to consider using would be to utilize Rt. 34 to avoid Rt. 71.

Entry and parking for this event will be controlled. Players/visitors for this event are asked to enter the event from Wooley Road. Follow the posted signs for traffic routes and parking.

Provided by the Oswego Police Department

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