The face of the Brighton business community continues to change, with businesses along North Main Street giving way to the High Speed Rail construction, and increased truck traffic through town.  The additional trucks are a result of Illinois 255 opening, according to the head of the Jersey County Business Association. 

Mary Heitzig tells The Big Z Brighton’s mayor is looking to capitalize on the added traffic.

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She says recent improvements to Delhi road and new infrastructure on the west side of Route 267 / 111 in Jersey County shows the town is ready to embrace the change that is apparently in the making.


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