Metro-East News

IDOT plans bridge painting, lane closure along I-55/64 in East St. Louis

The Illinois Department of Transportation plans to close one eastbound lane of Interstate 55/64 at St. Clair Avenue near the I-55/64 split in East St. Louis.

This lane closure is needed to paint a bridge, IDOT said.

All lanes will remain open between the hours of 11 a.m. and 8 p.m., Monday through Friday, IDOT said. This work is expected to be completed by Oct. 23, weather permitting.