Metro-East News

IDOT to close I-55/64 on-ramp in East St. Louis

The Illinois Department of Transportation on Friday plans to close the ramp from northbound Illinois 3 to westbound Interstate 55/64 in East St. Louis.

The closure, weather permitting, is scheduled to be in place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., IDOT said.

IDOT plans to carry out a routine safety inspection on the ramp and should be completed on Friday, the agency said.