Sunday, September 24, 2023

Illinois DOT: Lanes Reopening Where Possible for Labor Day Travel

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The Illinois DOT announced that lanes that have been closed for construction will reopen, where possible, for the Labor Day holiday to minimize travel disruption.

Non-emergency closures will be suspended from 3:00 p.m. Friday, September 2, to 11:59 p.m. Monday,
September 5.

The following I-80 lane closures will remain in place during the holiday weekend. Motorists can expect delays and should allow extra time for trips through these areas. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and stay alert for workers and equipment. At all times, please buckle-up and drive sober.

Bureau County

  • I-80 over Maple Grove Creek west of Princeton; lane reductions continue.

La Salle County

  • Eastbound I-80 between Illinois 23 and Illinois 71; lane reductions continue.

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