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Travel Time Watch Zones

The following table lists road sections 8 miles or longer on which: the travel times exceed 33% above their historical average or the congestion is heavy. To see a complete list of all travel times, please visit the Travel Time Report.

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Travel Time Watch Zones
Roadway Congestion From To Travel Time (minutes) Average Travel Time (minutes) Distance (miles) Speed (mph)
NB I-94 Light congestion Illinois State Line Mitchell Interchange 44 32 32.3 miles 44 mph

Major Incidents

The following table shows major incidents in the Travel Midwest region, those with high severity or durations greater than 90 minutes. You may click on the location to see a map of the event. To see a complete list of all incidents, please visit the Incident Report.

Major Incidents
EB I-90/94 (Dan Ryan Locals) at 47th St Accident 56.7 Right two lanes closed, one lane open Updated 12/2/23 2:24 AM 12/2/23 6:04 AM IDOT
EB I-94 at Moorland Rd Crash on Exit to Moorland Rd from I-94 East. Partial closure Updated 12/1/23 6:46 PM Unknown WisDOT
NEB US-34 from 22nd Rd to 22nd Rd Detoured using IL-23 to US-52 to IL-47 All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 8/18/23 4:46 PM 12/31/23 11:59 PM IDOT
SWB US-34 from 22nd Rd to near 22nd Rd Detoured using IL-23 to US-52 to IL-47 All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 8/18/23 4:46 PM 12/31/23 11:59 PM IDOT
NWB MO-77 at Levee Rd MO-77 is CLOSED Northbound due to OTHER. All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 8/23/23 2:01 PM Unknown MoDOT
SEB MO-77 near Levee Rd MO-77 is CLOSED Southbound due to OTHER. All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 8/23/23 2:01 PM Unknown MoDOT
WB IL-120 at KNIGHT AVE IL 120 - westbound, at Knight Ave in Waukegan expect heavy delays due to a crash. Partial closure Updated 12/1/23 3:47 PM 12/2/23 6:00 AM Lake County
NB 1950 St from 1835 Ave to 1900 Ave Incident with structure damage All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 11/16/23 9:05 AM 11/16/24 9:20 AM IDOT
SB 1950 St from 1900 Ave to 1835 Ave Incident with structure damage All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 11/16/23 9:05 AM 11/16/24 9:20 AM IDOT
SB 4th St at Lewis St Route B is CLOSED Southbound due to a planned event. All lanes and shoulders closed Updated 12/1/23 6:00 PM Unknown MoDOT
NWB Natural Bridge Ave at Clara Ave Possible delays due to SIGNAL ISSUE on MO-115 Northbound. Various lanes closed Updated 12/2/23 12:49 AM Unknown MoDOT

Major Construction

The following table lists major construction events in the Travel Midwest region. The Gateway Traveler Information System defines a construction closure as major if:

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Major Construction
Location Mile Marker Severity Closure Details Time Periods Source Description
NB I-39 from near Rotary Rd to Blackhawk Rd 116.5 to 117.1 Major One lane closed, one lane open 6/26/23 6:00 AM to 1/1/31 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of oversize and overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 120 tons.
SB I-39 from near Blackhawk Rd to Rotary Rd 116.9 to 116.3 Major One lane closed, one lane open 6/26/23 6:00 AM to 1/1/31 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of oversize and overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 120 tons.
Ramp from NB I-41 to NB WI-100 Major All lanes closed 12/1/23 11:00 PM to 12/2/23 8:00 AM WisDOT Construction - Detour: NB I-41 exit to WB Water Town Plank Rd to HWY 100 (Mayfair Rd)
Ramp from NB I-43 to WB WI-100 Major All lanes closed 5/10/23 12:00 AM to 11/30/24 11:59 PM WisDOT Construction - Detour: Exit at Brown Deer Rd.
Ramp from WB WI-100 to SB I-43 Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 12:00 AM to 9:00 AM WisDOT Construction - Detour: Traffic should continue south to Good Hope Rd exit. Head west on Good Hope Rd to Green Bay Ave. Head north on Green Bay Ave to Brown Deer Rd.
EB I-44 at Antire Rd Major Various lanes closed 11/3/23 9:00 AM to 12/8/23 4:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to CONCRETE BARRIER WALL on I-44 Eastbound.
WB I-44/55 near Cass Ave Major Various lanes closed 9/21/23 12:00 AM to 1/31/24 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to NEW PAVEMENT CONSTRUCTION on I-44 Westbound.
NB I-55 near Weber Rd Major Various lanes closed 12/6/22 12:00 AM to 12/1/24 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to BRIDGE RECONSTRUCTION on I-55 Northbound.
SB I-55 at Holly Hills Ave Major Various lanes closed 12/6/22 12:00 AM to 12/1/24 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to BRIDGE RECONSTRUCTION on I-55 Southbound.
EB I-70 near Belleau Creek Rd Major Various lanes closed 6/19/23 9:00 PM to 12/6/23 5:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE on I-70 Eastbound.
EB I-70 from Little Point Rd to near Little Point Rd 50.2 to 51.6 Major All lanes and shoulders closed 8/6/23 11:00 PM to 11/18/24 10:59 PM InDOT all lanes blocked
WB I-70 from Wellman Rd (+1.6 miles) to near Little Point Rd 51.6 to 50.3 Major All lanes and shoulders closed 8/6/23 11:00 PM to 11/18/24 10:59 PM InDOT all lanes blocked
WB I-70 at Belleau Creek Rd Major Various lanes closed 6/19/23 9:00 PM to 12/6/23 5:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE on I-70 Westbound.
WB I-72 from near Phillips Ferry Rd to 470th St 42.7 to 42.1 Major One lane closed, one lane open 4/23/21 6:00 AM to 1/1/31 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 80 tons.
EB I-94 (Tri-State Afln) from near IL-173 to IL-173 (+1.1 miles) 2.5 to 3.5 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM Illinois Tollway Weigh In Motion
EB I-94 (Tri-State Afln) from near IL-173 to IL-173 (+1.1 miles) 2.5 to 3.5 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 7:00 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Weigh In Motion
EB I-94 (Tri-State Afln) from near IL-173 to IL-173 (+1.1 miles) 2.5 to 3.5 Major Right three lanes and right shoulder closed, one lane open 12/2/23 12:00 AM to 6:00 AM Illinois Tollway Weigh In Motion
EB I-94 (Tri-State Afln) from near IL-173 to IL-173 (+1.1 miles) 2.5 to 3.5 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 6:00 AM to 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Weigh In Motion
EB I-94 (Tri-State Afln) from near IL-173 to IL-173 (+1.1 miles) 2.5 to 3.5 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM Illinois Tollway Weigh In Motion
Ramp from EB I-290 to SB I-294 15.2 Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 11:00 PM to 12/3/23 12:00 AM Illinois Tollway Interchange Const
Ramp from WB I-290 to NB I-294 15.8 Major All lanes closed 3/27/23 12:00 PM to 8/31/24 11:30 PM Illinois Tollway Interchange Const
NB I-294 from near IL-43 to US-12 17.0 to 17.5 Major Right two lanes closed, two lanes open 12/1/23 11:00 PM to 12/2/23 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 from near IL-43 to US-12 17.0 to 17.5 Major Right two lanes closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 from near IL-43 to US-12 17.0 to 17.5 Major Right two lanes closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 8:00 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from US-12 to near US-12 17.5 to 18.1 Major Right three lanes closed, two lanes open 12/1/23 11:00 PM to 12/2/23 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from US-12 to near US-12 17.5 to 18.1 Major Right three lanes closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from US-12 to near US-12 17.5 to 18.1 Major Right two lanes closed, three lanes open 12/2/23 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from US-12 to near Roberts Rd 17.5 to 19.0 Major Right two lanes closed, three lanes open 12/2/23 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from US-12 to near US-12 17.5 to 18.1 Major Right three lanes closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 8:00 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Pvmt Resurfacing
NB I-294 from near Roberts Rd to near 88th Ave 19.1 to 20.1 Major Left two lanes closed, three lanes open 12/1/23 10:00 PM to 12/2/23 6:00 AM Illinois Tollway Brdg Reconst
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) at 83rd St 19.3 Major Left two lanes closed, two lanes open 12/1/23 10:00 PM to 12/2/23 6:00 AM Illinois Tollway Brdg Reconst
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from Santa Fe Dr to 5th Ave 21.7 to 22.5 Major Left two lanes closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM Illinois Tollway Rdwy/Brdg Reconst
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from Santa Fe Dr to 5th Ave 21.7 to 22.5 Major Left two lanes closed, two lanes open 12/2/23 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Illinois Tollway Rdwy/Brdg Reconst
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from Santa Fe Dr to 5th Ave 21.7 to 22.5 Major Left three lanes closed, one lane open 12/2/23 8:00 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM Illinois Tollway Rdwy/Brdg Reconst
Ramp from NEB US-34 to NB I-294 27.4 Major All lanes closed 11/6/23 1:00 AM to 12/15/23 11:30 PM Illinois Tollway Rdwy Widening/Reconst
NB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from near IL-38 to Electric Ave 30.8 to 31.9 Major Center two lanes closed, two lanes open 4/3/23 7:00 AM to 5/24/24 11:30 PM Illinois Tollway Interchange Const
SB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from near Saint Charles Rd to IL-56 32.4 to 31.5 Major Right two lanes closed, two lanes open 8/8/23 12:00 AM to 5/31/24 12:00 AM Illinois Tollway Interchange Const
Ramp from SB I-294 to EB Eisenhower / I-290 32.0 Major All lanes and shoulders closed 12/2/23 11:59 PM to 12/3/23 5:00 AM IDOT DETOUR POSTED
Ramp from SB I-294 to EB I-290 32.0 Major All lanes closed 12/3/23 12:00 AM to 5:00 AM Illinois Tollway Interchange Const
SB I-294 (Tri-State Afln) from US-12 to near 88th Ave 20.8 to 19.8 Major Left two lanes closed, three lanes open 12/1/23 10:00 PM to 12/2/23 6:00 AM Illinois Tollway Brdg Reconst
EB US-18 from Main St to Center Ave Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 4:30 AM to 6:00 PM WisDOT Permit - Detour: US 18 to N Jackson Ave to EB Puerner St to SB N Dewey Ave to US 18
WB US-18 from Center Ave to Main St Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 4:30 AM to 6:00 PM WisDOT Permit - Detour: US 18 to NB N Dewey Ave to WB Puerner St to SB N Jackson Ave to US 18
EB US-60 near Levee Rd Major All lanes and shoulders closed 10/31/23 12:00 AM to 10/1/24 12:00 AM MoDOT US-62 is CLOSED Eastbound due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE.
WB US-60 at Levee Rd Major All lanes and shoulders closed 10/31/23 12:00 AM to 10/1/24 12:00 AM MoDOT US-62 is CLOSED Westbound due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE.
NEB I-55-BL (I-55-BL) at Sanford St Major All lanes and shoulders closed 10/2/23 6:00 AM to 11/1/24 6:00 PM MoDOT US-61 is CLOSED Northbound due to PERMIT OR UTILITY WORK.
SWB I-55-BL (I-55-BL) at Sanford St Major All lanes and shoulders closed 10/2/23 6:00 AM to 11/1/24 6:00 PM MoDOT US-61 is CLOSED Southbound due to PERMIT OR UTILITY WORK.
NEB I-57-BL (I-57-BL) near Story St Major Various lanes closed 8/21/23 12:00 AM to 8/1/24 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENTS on US-62 Eastbound.
SWB I-57-BL (I-57-BL) at Story St Major Various lanes closed 8/21/23 12:00 AM to 8/1/24 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENTS on US-62 Westbound.
SB US-231 from near Locust St to IN-240 Major All lanes and shoulders closed 11/30/23 11:00 PM to 12/8/23 4:00 PM InDOT closed
NB MO-21 near Old Highway 21 Major Various lanes closed 8/18/23 12:00 AM to 12/29/23 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to PAVEMENT REPAIR on MO-21 Northbound.
SB MO-21 at Old Highway 21 Major Various lanes closed 9/28/23 12:00 AM to 12/29/23 12:00 AM MoDOT Expect delays due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE on MO-21 Southbound.
NEB MO-32 near Lake Genevieve Dr Major Various lanes closed 11/29/23 6:00 AM to 12/8/23 5:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to GUARD RAIL/CABLE WORK on MO-32 Eastbound.
NEB MO-32 near Edgewood Ln Major Various lanes closed 11/29/23 6:00 AM to 12/8/23 5:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to GUARD RAIL/CABLE WORK on MO-32 Eastbound.
SWB MO-32 at Lake Genevieve Dr Major Various lanes closed 11/29/23 6:00 AM to 12/8/23 5:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to GUARD RAIL/CABLE WORK on MO-32 Westbound.
NB IN-39 at County Road 300 N Major All lanes closed and both shoulders open 10/1/23 5:00 AM to 12/22/23 1:00 PM InDOT construction work
SB IN-39 at County Road 300 N Major All lanes closed and both shoulders open 10/1/23 5:00 AM to 12/22/23 1:00 PM InDOT construction work
NB IL-50 from Armour Rd to Armour Rd Major One lane closed, one or two lanes open 12/27/22 6:00 AM to 5/7/24 5:59 AM IDOT Expect lane restrictions for intersection work.
NB IL-50 from Armour Rd to I-57 Major One lane closed, one or two lanes open 12/27/22 6:00 AM to 5/7/24 5:59 AM IDOT Expect lane restrictions for intersection work.
SB IL-50 from near I-57 to Armour Rd Major One lane closed, one or two lanes open 12/27/22 6:00 AM to 5/7/24 5:59 AM IDOT Expect lane restrictions for intersection work.
SB IL-50 from Armour Rd to near Armour Rd Major One lane closed, one lane open 12/27/22 6:00 AM to 5/7/24 5:59 AM IDOT Expect lane restrictions for intersection work.
NB IN-51 from Liberty Pl to Jackson St Major All lanes closed 11/29/23 5:00 AM to 1/10/24 5:00 PM InDOT utility work
SB IN-51 from Jackson St to Liberty Pl Major All lanes closed 11/29/23 5:00 AM to 1/10/24 5:00 PM InDOT utility work
EB WI-59 from WI-181 to 68th St Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM WisDOT Special event - Detour: STH 59 to 84th St to Lincoln Ave to 60th St.
NEB WI-59 from Main St to Mill Rd Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM WisDOT Permit - Detour: STH 59 to Taft St to 1st St to Mill Rd to STH 59
SWB WI-59 from Mill Rd to Main St Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM WisDOT Permit - Detour: STH 59 to Mill Rd to 1st St to Taft St to STH 59
WB WI-59 from 68th St to WI-181 Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM WisDOT Special event - Detour: STH 59 to 84th St to Lincoln Ave to 60th St.
NWB WI-83 from Fox St to CR-NN Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM WisDOT Special event - Detour: Holz Parkway east/north to CTH ES, CTH NN west to STH 83
SB WI-83 from CR-NN to Fox St Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM WisDOT Special event - Detour: CTH NN east to Holz Parkway, Holz Parkway South to STH 83
NB WI-140 from State Line Rd to State Line Rd Major All lanes closed 3/12/19 6:00 AM to 1/1/25 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of oversize and overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 80 tons.
NB WI-140 from State Line Rd to State Line Rd Major All lanes closed 3/12/19 6:00 AM to 1/1/25 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of oversize and overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 80 tons.
SB WI-140 from State Line Rd to State Line Rd Major All lanes closed 3/12/19 6:00 AM to 1/1/25 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of oversize and overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 80 tons.
SB WI-140 from State Line Rd to State Line Rd Major All lanes closed 3/12/19 6:00 AM to 1/1/25 5:59 AM IDOT The movement of oversize and overweight loads is restricted. Vehicle weight restricted to 80 tons.
NWB MO-177 near Mo-V Major Various lanes closed 11/30/23 9:00 AM to 12/4/23 6:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to PERMIT OR UTILITY WORK on MO-177 Northbound.
SEB MO-177 at Mo-V Major Various lanes closed 11/30/23 9:00 AM to 12/4/23 6:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to PERMIT OR UTILITY WORK on MO-177 Southbound.
NWB WI-213 from Main St to WI-11 Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM WisDOT Permit - Detour: STH 213 to Main St to STH 11 to STH 213
SEB WI-213 from WI-11 to Main St Major All lanes closed 12/2/23 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM WisDOT Permit - Detour: STH 213 to STH 11 to Main St to STH 213
EB MO-364 near Creve Coeur Mill Rd Major All lanes and shoulders closed 11/28/23 9:00 AM to 12/15/23 5:00 AM MoDOT MO-364 is CLOSED Eastbound due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE.
WB MO-364 at Creve Coeur Mill Rd Major All lanes and shoulders closed 11/28/23 7:00 AM to 12/15/23 2:00 PM MoDOT MO-364 is CLOSED Westbound due to BRIDGE MAINTENANCE.
EB Eisenhower / I-290 from Austin Blvd to Laramie Ave 23.2 to 24.2 Major Left two lanes and left shoulder closed, one or two lanes open 12/2/23 10:00 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM IDOT Close 2 Left Lanes in 4 Lane Section
Ramp from WB Eisenhower / I-290 to NB I-294 15.8 Major All lanes and shoulders closed 3/27/23 12:00 AM to 8/31/24 11:59 PM IDOT DETOUR POSTED; Long Term Closure
Ramp from Jefferson St to SB Stevenson / I-55 253.2 Major All lanes and shoulders closed 6/1/23 12:00 AM to 12/15/23 11:59 PM IDOT Narrow Lanes; Long Term Closure
SEB Kennedy Local from Ogden Ave to Randolph St 50.1 to 51.0 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, two or three lanes open 12/1/23 11:59 PM to 12/2/23 6:00 AM IDOT
NWB Kennedy Local from Eisenhower Expy (I-290) to Lake St 51.8 to 51.0 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, one to three lanes open 12/2/23 11:59 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM IDOT CD LANE CLOSED - ALL EXITS CLOSED
NWB Kennedy Local from Eisenhower Expy (I-290) to Lake St 51.8 to 51.0 Major Right two lanes and right shoulder closed, one to three lanes open 12/2/23 11:59 PM to 12/3/23 7:00 AM IDOT
EB Manchester Rd at Lockett Rd Major Various lanes closed 8/15/22 6:00 AM to 12/25/23 2:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to SIDEWALK/ADA IMPROVEMENTS on MO-100 Eastbound.
WB Manchester Rd at Lockett Rd Major Various lanes closed 8/15/22 6:00 AM to 12/25/23 2:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to SIDEWALK/ADA IMPROVEMENTS on MO-100 Westbound.
EB Olive Blvd at Eagle Manor Ln Major Various lanes closed 10/3/22 9:00 AM to 6/1/24 3:00 PM MoDOT Expect delays due to SIDEWALK/ADA IMPROVEMENTS on MO-340 Eastbound.

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Announcements

The following announcements are specific to the trucking community. To see a complete list of all construction announcements, please visit the Construction Announcements Page.

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Inbound Kennedy ramp closures
CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that as part of the ongoing rehabilitation of the inbound Kennedy Expressway (Interstate 90/94), from the Edens Expressway (Interstate 94) junction to Ohio Street, ramp closures are scheduled to take place beginning, weather permitting, Monday, Nov. 13. 

The closures are needed to accommodate ongoing bridge rehabilitation and ramp repairs. Starting at 6 a.m. Monday, the following ramps will close:
Current ramp closures:
Motorists should follow the posted detours. 

Additional ramp closures with detours will be required to complete the project. Details, schedules and impacts to traffic will be shared in advance, closer to the individual closure dates. 

The overall inbound Kennedy project is anticipated to be completed late fall, with all lanes and ramps reopening and the express lanes resuming normal operations. The express lanes will be worked on in 2024, with the project focused on the outbound Kennedy in 2025. 

Motorists should continue to expect lane shifts, overnight lane closures and significant delays and to allow extra time for trips through this area. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to flaggers and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits and be on the alert for workers and equipment. Public transportation and traveling during non-peak hours are recommended if possible. 

For more information on the project, visit https://idot.illinois.gov/projects/Interstate-90-Kennedy-Bridge-Study. The website features project details, maps, photos and fact sheets. The public can email questions to DOT.KennedyRehab@illinois.gov. For systemwide traffic and road conditions, visit www.gettingaroundillinois.com. You also can follow IDOT on Facebook and Twitter.
11/9/2023 10:50 AM (Updated 11/25/2023 10:29 AM)
Overnight and Long-Term Ramp Closures Continue in November as Part of Work to Reconfigure the I-290/I-88 Interchange at I-294

DOWNERS GROVE, IL A new long-term closure and detour is scheduled to begin this week at the I-290/I-88 Interchange at the Tri-State Tollway (I-294), along with ongoing overnight closures and detours of additional ramps through November as work continues to reconstruct and reconfigure the interchange. Delays are expected.

In addition, the ramp connecting northbound I-294 to westbound Roosevelt Road, which has been closed since May, is scheduled to reopen.

Construction and electronic message signs will be in place in advance to alert drivers to the ramp and lane closures, traffic shifts and detours. Up-to-date closure information will be available in the Illinois Tollway’s Daily Construction Alerts. All work is weather dependent.

Beginning overnight Friday, November 4, the ramp connecting northbound I-294 to eastbound I-290 is scheduled to close through the end of the year for roadway and ramp reconstruction work. A detour will be posted routing traffic through the St. Charles Road Interchange to access eastbound I-290. The ramp is scheduled to remain closed through the end of the year.

 

In addition, one night of single lane closures will be needed on northbound I-294 between Roosevelt Road and I-88 to prepare for the ramp closure.

If the work cannot be completed as scheduled, a backup closure will be scheduled during the week of November 6.

The long-term closures of the ramps carrying westbound I-290 to northbound I-294 and westbound Roosevelt Road to southbound I-294 will continue in November.

In November, temporary overnight interchange ramp closures for reconstruction work will include: