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.
Rev. Corey Brooks, Illinois Tollway Sponsoring Job Expo This WeekA key black minister who supported Governor Bruce Rauner’s election is hoping for a huge turnout Friday for a career opportunities expo at his church.
Illinois Tollway Launches Zero Weather Road PatrolsThe frigid weather could last for a couple more days, so the Illinois Tollway has stepped up around-the clock protection for drivers.
Tollway Officials OK 70MPH Speed Limit For Parts Of I-355, I-90Tollway officials have recommended a 5 mph increase in the speed limit on portions of the Veterans Memorial Tollway (I-355) and the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90).
Tollway Committee OKs Plan To Increase Speed Limits, But Not To 70 MPHAn Illinois Tollway committee on Thursday recommended increasing speed limits on portions of the Tri-State, Reagan Memorial and Veterans Memorial tollways, but not to the 70 mph allowed under a new law.
Speed Limit Could Go To 60 On Tri-State, Reagan, And Veterans TollwaysAn Illinois State Toll Highway Authority committee has recommended increasing speed limits on parts of three tollways.
Interchange Linking I-57 And I-294 To Open SoonTwo Chicago area interstates that have crossed paths for years, but never before connected to each other, should finally link up at the end of the month when a new interchange opens in the south suburbs.
Tollway Installs First Steel Beams For Elmhust Road BridgeEighteen beams will be installed over I-90 three nights this week as part of the Elmhurst Road Interchange Project, which will be one of the first diverging diamond interchanges on the state’s tollway system.
Driver Charged In I-88 Crash That Killed Tollway Worker An Illinois Tollway maintenance worker was killed, and an Illinois State Police trooper was injured when a semi-tractor trailer crashed into their vehicles on the Reagan Memorial Tollway near Aurora.
Tollway Might Extend Deadline For Unpaid TollsThe Illinois Tollway’s Customer Service Committee recommended last week giving drivers 30 days to respond to each of three violation notices that are sent out, increasing the total number of days from 56 to 90.