IDOT warns of lane closures in Madison County

News-DemocratApril 22, 2013 

Lanes and ramps will be closed through Friday on Interstate 55/70 and Illinois 203 in Madison County as road crews patch the pavement, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation.

The closures include:

* the ramp from eastbound Interstate 55/70 to eastbound Interstate 70 from midnight until 3 p.m.,

* eastbound Interstate 55/70 near mile marker 13.2 from midnight to 3 p.m.,

* westbound Interstate 55/70 near mile marker 7.9 and mile marker 16.4 from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m., and

* northbound Illinois 203 at Eagle Park Road during daylight hours.

Weather permitting, the lane closures are scheduled through April 26. Motorists are asked to allow for extra time and use extreme caution when traveling through the work zones.

The contractor on the project is Kinney Contractors, Inc. of Raymond, Ill.

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