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Gateway Connector

Thank you for visiting the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Gateway Connector project website. In accordance with Section 4-510 of the Illinois Highway Code (605 ILCS 5/4-510), public meetings were held to discuss the viability and feasibility of Corridor Protection for the Gateway Connector project on the following dates in Monroe and St. Clair Counties:

December 10, 2014

The Falls Conference and Reception Center

300 Admiral Weinel Boulevard, Columbia

December 11, 2014

The Regency Conference Center

400 Regency Park, O’Fallon

Please be advised that the Gateway Connector Corridor Protection Map, which was approved by the IDOT on March 9, 2005, has been abolished effective February 10, 2017. Notice of the abolition was approved by the Illinois Department of Transportation on February 10, 2017.This notice was recorded and filed in the Recorder’s Office for the following counties:

Madison County


Filed February 10, 2017

St. Clair County


Filed February 10, 2017

Monroe County


Filed February 10, 2017

Owners of the properties that were shown as being affected, per the Corridor Protection Map, may now incur development costs or place improvements in, upon or under the land formerly involved in the corridor or can rebuild, alter or add to any existing structure without giving notice to IDOT. If you have any questions regarding the abolition of the Gateway Connector Corridor Protection, please contact Michael R. Myler at (618) 346-3120.

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