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Construction Releases

District One Construction Releases

August 11, 2022

  • UPDATE: Eastbound I-80 lane changes, ramp closure
    The stage change has been postponed. Starting at 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 22, a lane closure is scheduled to take place on eastbound I-80, between Chicago and Briggs streets.
    By 5 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, the new configuration will be in place
  • UPDATE: Stage change I-55 over Lemont Road bridge
    Starting on 9 p.m. tonight, Aug. 11, a stage change is scheduled to take place on I-55 over Lemont Road. By 5 a.m. tomorrow, the new traffic pattern will be in place.
    In the new configuration:
    • All lanes of I-55 and access to Lemont Road will be maintained.
    • The I-55 ramps (northbound/southbound) to Lemont Road will close, with an anticipated reopening in late 2023.
      • During that time, motorists will use a temporary ramp and traffic exiting the expressway will be controlled by a temporary traffic signal at Lemont Road.
    • Lemont Road is open to two lanes in each direction.

August 10, 2022

  • I-57 Weekend lane closures

    Major travel delays are anticipated, alternative routes are encouraged.

    Milling and resurfacing on Interstate 57, weather permitting, this weekend with the following closures:

    Lane closures
    • I-57 (northbound), between Halsted and the Cal Sag Bridge.
    o Starting at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15
    o At least one northbound lane will remain open at all times.

    • I-57 (southbound), between Halsted and the Cal Sag Bridge.
    o Starting at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, to 6 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15 At least one southbound lane will remain open at all times.

    Additional weekend closures will be required to complete the work.

August 9, 2022

August 6, 2022

August 5, 2022

August 4, 2022

  • The McDonough Street (U.S. 6/52) bridge over the Des Plaines River, in Joliet, is scheduled to reopen, weather permitting, after the morning rush, Monday, Aug. 8. 

    Shortly after the reopening of McDonough Street, the Cass Street (U.S. 30) bridge will close to accommodate the installation of new aerial cables and a control system, along with various tender house upgrades, anticipated to reopen in late October. 

    A posted detour will direct traffic to Scott Street (Illinois 53), Ruby Street (Illinois 53), Broadway Street (Illinois 53), Theodore Street (Illinois 7) and Plainfield Road (U.S. 30).

August 3, 2022

July 29, 2022

July 28, 2022

  • Weekend lane closures on northbound I-57
    Major travel delays are anticipated, alternative routes are encouraged.
    Pavement patching and repairs on northbound Interstate 57, weather permitting, this weekend with the following closures:
    • Weekend closures
      • I-57 (northbound), from Harlem Avenue to Steger Road.
      • Starting at 9 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, July 29, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 1.
      • At least one northbound lane will remain open at all times.
      • Southbound I-57 and the ramps will not be impacted.
    • Additional weekend closure will be required to complete the project.
  • UPDATE: Skokie Highway over Mill Creek bridge repairs
    The previously postponed project is scheduled to begin, weather permitting, Monday, Aug. 8.
    At least one lane in each direction will be maintained throughout construction, anticipated to be completed in mid-November.

July 27, 2022

July 26, 2022

July 22, 2022

  • Jackson Street bridge to reopen, McDonough, Cass Street bridges to close
  • Expressway litter removal weeks of July 25, Aug. 1
  • UPDATE: 127th Street bridge work

    An overnight full-closure is scheduled to take place on 127th Street, between Marshfield Avenue and Paulina Street, weather permitting, from 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, to 7 a.m. Thursday, July 28.
    The closure is necessary to facilitate a concrete pour to repair the bridge deck
    During that time, a posted detour will direct westbound 127th Street motorists to Ashland Avenue, 119th Street and Vincennes Avenue to reconnect with westbound 127th Street. Eastbound 127th Street motorists will detour via Paulina Street, Vermont Street and Ashland Avenue to reconnect.
    Interstate 57 traffic at 127th Street will not be impacted

July 21, 2022

  • Wolf Road Wolf Road over I-80 bridge closing July 25
  • Rand Road over Fish Creak bridge repairs begin Aug. 1
  • Weekend lane closures on I-57
    Major travel delays are anticipated, alternative routes are encouraged.
    Pavement patching and repairs on Interstate 57, weather permitting, this weekend with the following closures:
    Weekend closures
    • I-57 (northbound and southbound), from north of Wilmington Peotone Road to West County Line Road.
    o Starting at 9 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, July 22, to 5 a.m. Monday, July 25.
    o At least one lane in each direction will remain open at all times.
    o The ramps will not be impacted.
    This weekend lane closures are in addition to the following closures currently in place on I-57, through late August:
    Current lane closures
    • I-57 (northbound and southbound), from just before Wilmington Peotone Road to just after Harlem Avenue.
    Additional weekend closures will be required to complete the project.

July 18, 2022

July 14, 2022

  • Full closure is scheduled to take place on Rowell Avenue, between Linden and Haven avenues from 8 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, July 15, to 6 a.m. Saturday
  • Skokie Highway over Mill Creek bridge repairs update: postponed until further notice

  • Weekend lane closures on I-57 update:

    Major travel delays are anticipated, alternative routes are encouraged.
    Pavement patching and repairs on Interstate 57, weather permitting, this weekend with the following closures:
    Weekend closures
    • I-57 (northbound and southbound), from north of Wilmington Peotone Road to West County Line Road.
    o Starting at 9 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, July 15, to 5 a.m. Monday, July 18.
    o At least one lane in each direction will remain open at all times.
    o The ramps will not be impacted.
    This weekend lane closures are in addition to the following closures currently in place on I-57, through late August:
    Current lane closures
    • I-57 (northbound and southbound), from just before Wilmington Peotone Road to just after Harlem Avenue.
    Additional weekend closures will be required to complete the project.

July 12, 2022

July 8, 2022

All lanes are scheduled to reopen on I-55, between River and Lorenzo roads by, weather permitting, tomorrow evening, Saturday, July 9.

As work continues, occasional overnight lane closures will be required on I-55, between River and Lorenzo roads to complete the work.

The overall project is anticipated to be completed, weather permitting, in late July.

July 5, 2022

July 1, 2022

June 29, 2022

June 28, 2022

June 27, 2022

June 24, 2022

June 14, 2022

June 8, 2022

  • I-57 Weekend lane closures

    Major travel delays are anticipated, alternative routes are encouraged.

    Pavement patching and repairs on Interstate 57, weather permitting, this weekend with the following closures:

    Lane closures

    • I-57 (northbound), between Halsted and 127th streets
      • Starting at 9 p.m. Friday, June 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, June 13
      • At least one northbound lane will remain open at all times.
    • I-57 (southbound), between Halsted and 127th streets
      • Starting at 9 p.m. Friday, June 10, to 6 a.m. Monday, June 13
      • At least one southbound lane will remain open at all times.

    Additional weekend closures will be required to complete the work.

June 6, 2022

I-55 at Weber Road Update

  • To accommodate the installation of traffic signals and crossovers to put Weber Road traffic into the full diverging diamond configuration, left turns at the interchange will not be allowed starting at, weather permitting, 8 p.m. Friday, June 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, June 20.

    During this time motorists should follow the posted detours.

    The overall project is anticipated to be completed later this summer. A simulation of how the interchange will work when fully completed can be viewed here.

    For addition project information, visit www.idot.illinois.gov/projects/i55-at-weber-road

June 2, 2022

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April 15, 2022

April 13, 2022

April 8, 2022

April 7, 2022

April 6, 2022

  • Interstate 55/Weber Road interchange, in Bolingbrook and Romeoville

    5/27/22 UPDATE: Weber Road at I-55

    To accommodate the installation of traffic signals and crossovers to put Weber Road traffic into the full diverging diamond configuration, left turns at the interchange will not be allowed starting at, weather permitting, 8 p.m. Friday, June 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, June 20.

    During this time motorists should follow the posted detours.

    The overall project is anticipated to be completed later this summer. A simulation of how the interchange will work when fully completed can be viewed here.

    For addition project information, visit www.idot.illinois.gov/projects/i55-at-weber-road.

April 4, 2022

April 1, 2022

March 31, 2022

March 30, 2022

March 28, 2022

March 25, 2022

March 24, 2022

March 21, 2022

March 18, 2022

March 15, 2022

March 14, 2022

March 11, 2022

March 9, 2022

March 7, 2022

March 4, 2022

March 3, 2022

March 1, 2022

February 16, 2022

District Two Construction Releases

August 4, 2022

August 2, 2022

August 1, 2022

July 26, 2022

July 21, 2022

July 14, 2022

July 13, 2022

July 12, 2022

July 11, 2022

July 5, 2022

June 30, 2022

June 28, 2022

June 27, 2022

June 23,2022

June 16, 2022

June 15, 2022

June 13, 2022

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April 29, 2022

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April 26, 2022

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April 21, 2022

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April 15, 2022

April 14, 2022

April 13, 2022

April 11, 2022

April 7, 2022

April 6, 2022

March 30, 2022

March 28, 2022

March 25, 2022

March 24, 2022

March 22, 2022

March 21, 2022

March 11, 2022

March 1, 2022

February 14, 2022

District Three Construction Releases

August 11, 2022

August 8, 2022

August 4, 2022

July 26, 2022

July 15, 2022

July 7, 2022

July 6, 2022

June 24, 2022

June 21, 2022

June 15, 2022

June 13, 2022

June 10, 2022

June 6, 2022

June 2, 2022

April 27, 2022

April 25, 2022

April 22, 2022

April 15, 2022

April 6, 2022

March 25, 2022

March 24, 2022

March 21, 2022

March 18, 2022

March 10, 2022

March 4, 2022

March 3, 2022

February 28, 2022

District Four Construction Releases

August 10, 2022

August 5, 2022

August 4, 2022

August 3, 2022

July 20,  2022

July 8, 2022

July 1, 2022

June 29, 2022

June 24, 2022

June 23, 2022

June 17, 2022

June 14, 2022

June 8, 2022

May 31, 2022

May 27, 2022

May 20, 2022

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May 2, 2022

April 29, 2022

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April 15, 2022

April 8, 2022

April 1, 2022

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March 25, 2022

March 24, 2022

March 23, 2022

March 15, 2022

March 11, 2022

March 10, 2022

March 3, 2022

March 1, 2022

February 9, 2022

District Six Construction Releases

July 12, 2022

July 6, 2022

June 30, 2022

June 23, 2022

June 9, 2022

May 31, 2022

May 20, 2022

May 11, 2022

May 5, 2022

April 28, 2022

April 21, 2022

April 14, 2022

April 8, 2022

April 1, 2022

March 29, 2022

March 28, 2022

March 8, 2022

District Seven Construction Releases

August 10, 2022

July 6, 2022

June 29, 2022

June 23, 2022

June 15, 2022

June 6, 2022

June 3, 2022

May 19, 2022

May 10, 2022

April 28, 2022

April 26, 2022

April 25, 2022

April 20, 2022

March 31, 2022

March 29, 2022

March 23, 2022

District Eight Construction Releases

August 12, 2022

August 10, 2022

August 9, 2022

August 8, 2022

August 4, 2022

August 3, 2022

August 2, 2022

August 1, 2022

July 29, 2022

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July 20, 2022

July 18, 2022

July 15, 2022

July 14, 2022

July 12, 2022

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June 30, 2022

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June 15, 2022

June 13, 2022

June 10, 2022

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June 7, 2022

June 6, 2022

June 2, 2022

June 1, 2022

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April 1, 2022

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March 7, 2022

February 15, 2022

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