Lanes Reopened for Labor Day Holiday Weekend – District 1

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that lanes will be reopened, where possible, Labor Day weekend to expedite travel during the holiday weekend.

Non-emergency road work will be suspended from 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, until 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5. Road work will resume Tuesday.

The following District 1 lane closures remain in place during the holiday weekend. Work zone speed limits remain in effect, where posted. Please buckle up, stay alert, eliminate distractions and drive safely.

CITY OF CHICAGO

  • Canfield entrance ramp to Interstate 90 eastbound; full closure.
  • Illinois 72 westbound lane between Harlem Avenue and Oriole Street in Chicago; full closure.
  • Inbound Stevenson Expressway (Interstate 55) to the northbound and southbound Lake Shore Drive (U.S. 41) ramps; reduced to one 11-foot-wide lane each.
  • Jane Byrne Circle Interchange:
    • Interstate 290 westbound from Wells Street to Halsted Street; two left lanes closed, traffic is reduced to two lanes.
    • Interstate 290 westbound from Halsted Street to Racine Avenue; traffic is reduced to three lanes.
    • Morgan Street exit ramp from Interstate 290 westbound; full closure.
    • Interstate 90/Interstate 94 northbound to Interstate 290 westbound ramp; traffic is reduced to one lane.

COOK COUNTY

  • Northwest Highway (U.S. 14) at Broadway Street in Des Plaines; traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction at Broadway Street. The lane reduction extends from east of State Street to east of Hanbury Drive.
  • Touhy Avenue at Des Plaines River in Park Ridge; traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction. The lane reduction extends from River Road to Talcott Avenue. 
  • Route 330, U.S. 45/Illinois 21 (Milwaukee Avenue) Bridge at Palatine Road; traffic is restricted to one lane in each direction.
  • Illinois 47 from Reinking Road to Big Timber Road; traffic is restricted to one lane and is controlled by temporary traffic signals.
  • Illinois 72 from Reinking Road to Big Timber Road; traffic is restricted to one lane and is controlled by temporary traffic signals.
  • Harlem Avenue at the intersection of 46th and 47th streets in Lyons and Stickney; one lane closed in both the northbound and southbound directions.
  • 147th Street over the Little Calumet River in Dolton and Harvey; traffic is restricted to one lane in each direction.
  • Northbound Wheeling Road and southbound McHenry Road at the intersection of Dundee Road (Illinois 68) in Wheeling; lane reductions to create work zones.
  • Southbound Buffalo Grove Road at the intersection of Dundee Road (Illinois 68) in Buffalo Grove; permanent right turn lane closure.
  • Roosevelt Road between Des Plaines Avenue and Harlem Avenue in Forest Park; traffic is restricted to one lane in each direction. The eastbound and westbound outside lanes will be closed.
  • Illinois 53 northbound between Algonquin Road and Kirchoff Road in Rolling Meadows; permanent shoulder closure with temporary concrete barrier and attenuators.

DUPAGE COUNTY

  • U.S. 20 over the west branch of the DuPage River in Hanover Park; traffic is restricted to one lane in each direction. 
  • Illinois 19 at York Road in Bensenville; traffic is restricted to one lane in each direction for both eastbound and westbound traffic with dedicated left turn movements.

KANE COUNTY

  • Illinois 64 over Ferson Creek in Lily Lake, and over Mill Creek in Campton Hills; traffic is restricted to one lane and controlled by temporary traffic signals.

LAKE COUNTY

  • Pfingsten/Kates Road in Deerfield; full closure to through traffic, detour posted.
  • Illinois 132 from Ferndale Avenue to Waveland Avenue in Gurnee; one lane closed in each direction.


McHENRY COUNTY

  • Church Street in Johnsburg; full closure to through traffic, detour posted.

WILL COUNTY

  • East Frontage Road south of Black Road in Joliet and Shorewood; full closure, detour posted.
  • Coal City Road between Illinois 129 and Illinois 53 in Wilmington; full closure, detour posted.
  • Washington Street from Illinois 113 to Division Street in Braidwood; full closure, detour posted.