Pieces Of Metal, Car Parts, And Other Debris On Expressways -- How Is IDOT Handling It?Pieces of metal and broken car parts are seen sitting on the side of busy Chicago highways.
Richmond, Illinois Roadblocks In The Way For Phase 3 Reopening"Could the timing be any worse?"
Police Chase Of Carjacked Vehicle Leads To Crash On Dan RyanPolice responded to an incident on the Dan Ryan involving a carjacking, pursuit and crash.
IDOT Warns Drivers Of Heavy Snow, Dangerous Road Conditions In Downstate IllinoisWhile only light snow is expected for the Chicago area Sunday night into Monday morning, the Illinois Department of Transportation had a warning for drivers in downstate counties – where several inches could fall.
IDOT Mourns Landscaping Contractor Killed By Vehicle In Mount ProspectThe Illinois Department of Transportation on Monday mourned the loss of a landscaping contractor who was struck and killed by a vehicle in Mount Prospect over the weekend.
Busy Lyons Street Is Plagued With Crashes; Residents Plead For Safety MeasuresA single suburban street has had more than 1,000 citations written in just the last year.
Driver Accused Of Striking IDOT Worker Could Face Tougher Penalties If Convicted Under New LawAn Illinois Department of Transportation worker was helping out a driver on the Eisenhower Expressway recently, when Illinois State Police said a drunken driver sent him to the hospital.
Night Three Of Broken Gas Mains And Sickening Smells In West Dundee Has Residents In A Foul MoodClosed road, foul smells and frustrated people sums up the situation in West Dundee Thursday night, where a gas main was damaged again.
IDOT: Relief on the way at Jane Byrne InterchangeThe ongoing and delayed construction on the Jane Byrne Interchange has been a headache for drivers. Now the state says some relief is on the way, but the project still won’t be done for years.
New Law Could Mean More Security Cameras Along ExpresswaysThe cameras can be used only for firearm-related offenses or to detect roadway hazards.
A Father's Fight For Street Safety Improvements After His 8-Year-Old Son Was Killed In An Aurora Hit-And-RunSafety improvements are being made to the streets in Aurora thanks to the efforts of a west suburban father whose 8-year-old son was killed in a hit and run just steps from a park.
Crews Begin Removing Graffiti Near Expressway RampStreets and Sanitation crews are painting over the graffiti at an expressway ramp at Harrison Street and Spaulding Avenue.
I-80 Bridges Get $848 Million For Improvements; Called 'Signature Project' Illinois Capital BillThe I-80 bridges over the Des Plaines River in Joliet are now being called the "signature project" of Illinois' largest ever capital bill, and now due to the dangers some say the bridges pose, they will be replaced.
Roosevelt Road Construction In Elmhurst Causing Danger, Damaging Cars, Drivers SayThere are a few bumps in Roosevelt Road, but one of the big ones comes with no heads up.
Overnight Lane Closures On Eisenhower Through OctoberIt'll be at I-290 near Irving Park Road (Illinois 19) and the closures will begin Tuesday night. It'll start around 7:00 p.m. and end at 5:00 a.m.