There are still several area roads that are closed due to flooding, but the following have been opened:-The floodgates at Powder Mill Road in East Alton.- 400 Blk of Pershing, Roosevelt, Grand, and Illinois (Between 6th & George St) in Wood River.-IL-159 NB & SB just North of IL-143, North of Edwardsville.-Chain of Rocks Rd between IL-157 & IL-111 in Madison Co. The following roads are still closed:-Illinois Route 3 is closed in both directions at Wood River Creek between Alton and East Alton. The flood gates are now closed.-Illinois Route 143 is closed between Highway 255 and Shop and Save in Wood River.-The Great River Road is closed from Alton to Pearl.-Old Alton-Edwardsville Rd (Behind Kia Dealership) in Wood River-Brussels Ferry is closed due to flooding of Rt-100. (Brussels-Calhoun Co.)-East Chain of Rocks Rd. at Sand Rd. is closed due to flooding.-IL-100 at RT-96 junction closed due to flooding. (Calhoun Co.) (Copyright WBGZ Radio/ www.AltonDailyNews.com )
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