Driver Ruins Road Construction Job By Going Around Construction BarrelsThe next time you see a bunch of orange barrels or cones blocking off part of the road, you should think twice if you're considering driving around them to get past a traffic jam.
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
IDOT Could Halt Road Construction Due To State Budget ImpasseThe Illinois Department of Transportation will shut down roadwork statewide if lawmakers don’t pass a budget by the end of the month.
Indiana Begins Project To Add Lane To Stretch Of Interstate 65Indiana has begun work on a project to add widen Interstate 65, a day after the governor signed into law a 10-cent-per-gallon gas tax hike.
I-65 To Expand To Three Lanes In Northwest IndianaA third lane would be added in both directions for nearly 15 miles on I-65, between Merrillville and Indiana State Road 2, near Lowell.
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.
Route 390 Ramp In Schaumburg Will Close For Two MonthsConstruction work beginning Monday will force a two-month closure of a ramp on Illinois Route 390 in northwest suburban Schaumburg.
City Street Repaving Program In Full SwingIf you’ve found driving on city streets a little smoother recently, city officials said that’s because paving crews got an early start on road repairs, and have been going full blast.
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.
Oak Park Avenue Construction Work Might Unearth Indigent Caskets In DunningHistorians have raised questions about a road reconstruction project in the Dunning neighborhood, because they believe there's a good chance crews will find hundreds of caskets from when the area was a cemetery.
Construction Causing Headaches For Loop DriversCBS 2's Jim Williams explain why so much work is being done right now.
Construction Prompts Overnight Closures On Eisenhower, Dan RyanConstruction will prompt a string of overnight closures on the Eisenhower and Dan Ryan expressways from Saturday night until early Tuesday.
Cook County To Spend $38 Million On Summer Road Construction ProjectsCook County will spend about $38 million on road construction projects in 28 suburbs throughout Cook County this spring and summer, officials announced Wednesday.
Toll Plaza Work To Close Tri-State Ramp Lanes Starting Monday Construction scheduled to begin Monday at two O’Hare toll plazas will cause daily lane closures on Tri-State Tollway ramps in northwest suburban Rosemont next week.
Overnight I-90 Lane Closures To Start Monday For Bridge ConstructionDaily overnight lane and ramp closures are expected to begin Monday on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway for bridge construction at Barrington Road in northwest suburban Hoffman Estates.