Metro-East News

Watch for lane closures on eastbound I-270 near Granite City

Weather permitting, one lane on eastbound I-270 will be closed overnight beginning at 11 p.m. Tuesday, according to a news release from the Illinois Department of Transportation.

The closure is scheduled to take place at the new Chain of Rocks Canal bridge and will allow workers to adjust a concrete barrier wall, the news release said.

Traffic will be guided through the work zone utilizing flaggers, traffic control devices and traffic control signing.

The overnight work is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Wednesday.