While Completion Remains Far Off, Two Ramps Are Set To Open On Jane Byrne InterchangeIt’s years overdue and still far from completion, but the Illinois Department of Transportation said the pricey Jane Byrne Interchange Project will reach some major milestones in the days and weeks ahead.
Ramp At Jane Byrne Interchange Expected To Open WednesdayMore ramps at the Jane Bryne interchange will be opening soon, a milestone in the long-delayed road project.
Two Closed Jane Byrne Interchange Ramps To Reopen In SeptemberThe full Jane Byrne Interchange project is now slated for completion in 2022.
Man Not Pleased After His Windshield Was Cracked By Flying Piece Of Metal As He Drove Along Kennedy Expressway Near DowntownA man was driving up Interstate 90/94 when whack! A piece of metal cracked his windshield.
Ramps From Eisenhower Expressway To Kennedy Expressway Now ShutdownRamps from the inbound Eisenhower Expressway to the outbound Kennedy Expressway will remain closed for four months.
Jackson Boulevard Bridge To Close Friday As Jane Byrne Interchange Project Drags OnThe new bridge should reopen by the end of 2022, when the overall project is expected to be complete.
Dan Ryan, Kennedy Expressway Lane Closures This Weekend For Jane Byrne Interchange WorkOvernight lane closures, accompanied by 15-minute full expressway traffic stops, are scheduled over four nights to place new ramp beams at the Jane Byrne Interchange starting Saturday.
Bridges Over Kennedy At Monroe, Van Buren Streets Set To Reopen FridayThe bridges over the Kennedy Expressway at Monroe and Van Buren streets are set to reopen Friday – restoring two major traffic routes between Greektown and the West Loop Gate.
Jane Byrne Interchange Construction Project DelayedConstruction on the Jane Byrne Interchange should be complete next year, but a four-year delay in the original timeline may cause frustrations for drivers.
Flyover Ramp Open At Jane Byrne InterchangeThe new flyover ramp linking the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway to the outbound Eisenhower Expressway opened early Sunday.
Lane, Ramp Reductions Scheduled On Eisenhower Starting FridayA new traffic configuration on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway west of the Kennedy Expressway will start Friday as part of a project to reconstruct the Jane Byrne Interchange.
Ramps, Lanes Closed For Byrne Interchange Construction WorkAll the headaches are part of a massive $600 million project. Two interstates and hundreds of thousands of vehicles are impacted.
Weekend Closures For Byrne Interchange Work To Begin Aug. 21IDOT warns motorists to expect delays when driving through the interchange during the weekends of Aug 21-23, Aug 28-30, Sept. 25-27 and Oct. 16-18.
Illinois Road Program Not Enough To Keep Highways AcceptableIllinois transportation officials have announced an $8.4 billion, six-year program to improve roads and bridges. But the Illinois Transportation Department warned in an announcement Thursday it won't be enough to keep the overall condition of the state's infrastructure from deteriorating.
More Lane Closures As Byrne Interchange Reconstruction Ramps UpAll the long-term traffic restrictions for the next phase of a $475 million reconstruction project have gone into effect, as crews begin 16 months of work on a new flyover connecting the northbound Dan Ryan Expressway to the westbound Eisenhower Expressway.