From the November 9, 2016, MidWeek "Looking Back."
1966, 50 Years Ago.
"Laying of blacktop on Highway 23 from Sycamore to Genoa was completed late Monday afternoon in Sycamore. The final stretch ran from the Great Western railway tracks to Exchange Street on North Main Street in Sycamore.
"Work on the railroad overpass near Genoa also was reported completed Monday."