Illinois State Police would like to inform area residents that the Hells Angels motorcycle organization will hold their USA run in the Rockford and New Milford areas from this Saturday through August 4th.
Citizens in the area should expect to see an increase in motorcycle traffic during this time period.
Residents will also see additional police presence during the event. Law enforcement agencies in Ogle, Lee, Whiteside, and Carroll counties are combining resources for their activities.
Rochelle Police Chief Eric Higby said that the Hell Angels may be traveling through the Hub City by using Illinois 251 or I-39 when they make their trip to the Rockford and New Milford areas. They may also be staying at some local hotels during the event.