Speeding, Distracted Driving Ranked Top Traffic Offenses On TollwaysThere were 5,078 tickets and warnings issued for distracted driving, and 40,955 tickets and warnings for speeding on Chicago area tollways last year.
Tollway 'Zero' Weather Patrols Out In Frigid ColdThe Illinois Tollway has dispatched its Zero Weather Road Patrols to assist stranded motorists during the bitter cold snap.
State Launches Campaign To Promote 'Move Over' Law AwarenessThe "Give Them Distance" campaign is in response to too many motorists ignoring emergency flashing lights on highways.
IDOT, Illinois Tollway System Prepare For Winter Driving ConditionsThe Illinois Tollway system has increased its plow and salt spreader fleet to 196 trucks, which will cover 294 lane miles this winter.
Illinois Tollway Delivers New Illinois Route 390 TollwayCompletion of the $780 million project paves the way for western access to O'Hare.
IL Tollways Could Be Cashless In Two YearsRoute 390 from I-290 to Route 83 running along Thorndale Avenue opens as a cashless tollway on November 1st.
Tollway Worker Struck, Killed By Vehicle On I-294An Illinois tollway worker was killed after being struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon on Interstate 294.
Tollway Presents $4 Billion Plan To Widen Tri-State, Cut Commute TimesTri-State drivers could see their commute times cut by as much as 240 hours a year, under a $4 billion plan going before the Tollway board.
Chicago Aims To Deliver On Western Access Road To O'HareA suburban congressman is working to rally mayors, county officials, lawmakers and others in a major push for the long-awaited road.
Illinois Tollway Launches 24-Hour Zero Weather Road PatrolsThe Illinois Tollway is launching Wednesday around-the-clock 'Zero Weather Road Patrols' to aid stranded drivers during the Wind Chill Advisory.
Illinois Tollway Mobilizes Fleet Of Snowplows For Recent SnowfallThe Illinois Tollway is mobilizing all 192 snowplows in response to the snowfall that is expected to continue through Monday.
Former Elgin-O'Hare Expressway Now A Cashless TollwayRoute 390 is now the state’s first cashless tollway, with all tolls being collected via I-PASS transponders, or online. The new tollway opened at midnight Tuesday.