SPRINGFIELD, IL (KFVS) - The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has announced that non-emergency roadwork will be suspended over the Easter holiday weekend in order to reduce congestion and improve traffic flow.
Starting at 3 p.m., Friday, April 18, IDOT will suspend all non-emergency roadwork until midnight on April 20.
This affects the following Heartland roads:
IL 13 just east edge of Murphysboro, bridge construction with traffic reduced to one lane eastbound and westbound utilizing crossovers.
I-24 over the Ohio River, bridge construction with traffic reduced to one lane in the westbound direction.
IL 146 just 4 miles east of IL 145, one lane bridge constructions with temporary signals in place.
IL 1 just 2 miles north of Carmi, one lane bridge construction with temporary signals in place.
IL 1 just 3 miles south of Carmi, one lane bridge construction with temporary signals in place.