Traffic Alerts: What Work Could Affect Your Drive

Published 08/11 2014 04:17PM

Updated 08/11 2014 05:36PM

  Road work continues in several areas this summer.
  One lane in each direction of the Cedar Street Bridge will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for sign replacement work. Drivers should also expect intermittent 15 minute traffic stoppages as well.
  The Illinois Department of Transportation are intermittently closing lanes on eastbound and westbound I-74 from Sterling Avenue to University Avenue (including ramps) between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. the following dates:
·    Tuesday, August 12th
·    Wednesday, August 13th
·    Thursday, August 14th
·    Friday, August 15th
The crews are striping the lanes.
  They will also have intermittent lane closures and ramp lane restrictions overnight, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., starting this Sunday. That striping work will continue through Friday, August 22nd at the following locations:
·    I-74 ramps at Washington Street and Adams Street
·    I-74 at the Murray Baker Bridge
·    US 24 (Main Street) at Camp Street in East Peoria

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