Ramp Closures On Outbound Dan Ryan To Start May 15The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that extended ramp closures will take place on the outbound Dan Ryan Expressway (southbound Interstate 90/94) beginning Tuesday, May 15.
Intersection Improvement Project Begins at U.S. 30 and 119th Street in PlainfieldThe Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that an intersection improvement project will take place on U.S. 30 and 119th Street, in Plainfield, beginning, weather permitting, Monday, April 23
Expressway Work In Elmhurst Begins MondayCrews will begin repairs and work to widen the Reagan Memorial Tollway bridges over Roosevelt Road.
Mannheim Road in Melrose Park Closing for RepairsThe work is scheduled to begin, weather permitting, Saturday March 24.
Crews Rush To Patch Problematic Potholes"It's hitting the pothole, damaging your suspension, possibly damaging the body and possibly hitting other people."
IDOT Warns Drivers Ahead Of Snowstorm“Before getting behind the wheel, please ask yourself if your trip is really necessary."
IDOT Did Not Expect Wednesday Morning's Ice, Slippery Road ConditionsThe Illinois Department of Transportation appears have been caught short Wednesday morning by the icy road conditions.
IDOT, Illinois Tollway System Prepare For Winter Driving ConditionsThe Illinois Tollway system has increased its plow and salt spreader fleet to 196 trucks, which will cover 294 lane miles this winter.
Black Ice Causing Chaos For CommutersBlack ice forced drivers to get out of their vehicles and help their fellow commuters. Sheets of black ice caused tires to spin on the inbound Kennedy to the inbound Eisenhower.
Illinois Hands Out "Saved By The Belt" Award To Save DriverThe state offered a new way to show people how important it is to wear seat belts in moving vehicles, by handing out its "Saved by the Belt" award.
Website Offers Real-Time Data On Illinois Road ConditionsIllinois travelers may now access real-time information on road closures, construction and winter weather conditions through a revamped state website.
Residents Shovel, City Plows To Keep Up With SnowfallThe snow started falling Saturday afternoon and many homeowners have been shoveling, trying to keep the snow from piling up.