E. ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - If you travel I-64 in the Metro East, IDOT says expect major back-ups Tuesday and Wednesday.
Crews will be patching pavement and repairing potholes.
The work will take place on Eastbound I-64 from 18th to 9th streets in East St. Louis between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m., both Tuesday and Wednesday.
The work will take place in the Westbound lanes on Wednesday between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m.
During those times and dates, I-64 will be reduced to one lane.
IDOT says significant delays are expected and they suggest motorists take alternate routes.