CHICAGO (CBS) — Repairs on a retaining wall at the Lawrence Avenue exit will force lane closures on June 17 at the exit and entrance ramps to the eastbound Kennedy (1-90.)
According to the Illinois Department of Transportation, the project will require overnight lane and ramp closures on the eastbound Kennedy at Lawrence from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sundays through Thursdays, 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. Fridays and 9 p.m. to 10 a.m. Saturdays.READ MORE: New Executive Order Gives More Access To Victims In Alleged Police Misconduct Cases In Chicago
IDOT added that motorists can expect delays and allow for extra time driving through the area. Drivers are also expected to pay attention to flaggers and other construction zone workers in the area.READ MORE: Three Teens Under 16 Arrested After Carjacking, Police Pursuit From Chicago To Indiana
The work is expected to be finished by mid-August.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Warm Stretch Begins With Temperatures In The 50s
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