IDOT Launches Winter Weather Road Safety CampaignWhile it's a little warmer, winter weather is around the corner. On Wednesday, Illinois launches its Winter Weather Get It Together safety campaign.
Residents Concerned About Safety Of Jefferson Park ViaductA North Side viaduct has cracked pillars, peeling paint and looks nasty. But is it dangerous?
IDOT Warns Of Phishing Scams Involving Texts, Emails Looking For Personal InformationThe Illinois Department of Transportation on Tuesday warned the public about phishing scams involving texts and emails purporting to be from the department.
Expressway Shootings Are Spiking In Illinois, But Cameras That Record Video Still Aren't UpChicago area expressway shootings have more than doubled since this time last year. On Thursday, CBS 2’s Tara Molina was again asking the state why a multimillion-dollar camera system to keep us all safe is still not up and running.
Chicago Area Expressway Shootings Double In One YearAll of this comes as just three months ago IDOT touting a $12.5 million investment of taxpayer dollars to purchase software to investigate expressway shootings.
Work Zone Awareness Week Highlights Safety Tips To Drivers, Workers SafeIllinois State Police plan to add more cameras to work zones to catch drivers breaking the rules. If caught speeding in a construction zone, the minimum fine is $250.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Bishop Ford Crash Involving IDOT TruckThe driver of the IDOT vehicle was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to ISP.
IDOT Says Garbage Cleanup On Illinois State Highways Costs Taxpayers Over $6 Million A YearThe Illinois Department of Transportation says taxpayers shell out more than $6 million per year to clean up garbage on state highways.
'Slippery And Scary'; Slick Conditions Coat Illinois Roadways On New Year's Day"I probably shouldn't have come out but my sister pleaded me to come out and we've been sliding."
3 IDOT Workers Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash On Kennedy ExpresswayThree IDOT workers are in the hospital after a hit-and-run crash on the Kennedy Expressway.
IDOT Truck Driver Forced Off Road By Two Drivers Exchanging GunfireAn Illinois Department of Transportation minuteman truck was hit by gunfire on the Eisenhower Expressway Saturday morning, police say.
Graffiti Plagues Jane Byrne Interchange Construction Zone, And IDOT Has A Hard Time Getting Some Of It OffAs construction projects go, so does graffiti – even in the riskiest places to tag.
Plans To Alter Chicago's Lake Shore Drive Hit A Bump: 'They're Proposing To Rebuild More Of The Same'"What we find problematic is that they're calling it redefining the drive but there's nothing about the project that redefines anything."
Mating Season Means More Illinois Auto Crashes With DeerMotorists are asked to be aware of their surroundings, especially in areas marked with deer crossing signs.
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.