Metro-East News

Pavement work planned along I-70

The Illinois Department of Transportation plans to have a lane restrictions in each direction on Interstate 70 from Prairie Road to Baumann Road near Highland, the agency said.

Pavement repair work on the highway is scheduled to begin Monday, weather permitting, and be completed by the fall, IDOT said.

Traffic will be maintained using message boards, flaggers, signs and other traffic-control devices, IDOT said.