CHICAGO (CBS)– Illinois Tollway officials anticipate nearly 1.5 million vehicles will travel on the tollway system on Tuesday, Dec. 24.
On Christmas Day, officials are expecting more than 1.1 million vehicles.READ MORE: Community Leaders Try To Find Home For Mural Dedicated To Murdered Young Activist
Just when you think the holidays are winding down, drivers have to prepare for New Year’s travel.READ MORE: Memorial Held For Beloved Barber Gunned Down On The Job In Lawndale
As New Year’s Eve approaches, Illinois Tollway officials said 1.4 vehicles are expected and on New Year’s Day, 1.1 million vehicles are expected.MORE NEWS: Goodman Theater Opens For The First Time In More Than A Year
Any drivers in need of assistance while traveling during the holidays can call *999. Maintenance crews from Illinois State Police will be available to help.