Discovery made by IDOT employees in area about 120 miles southeast of Springfield.
Traffic had been diverted away from the construction zone since early in the weekend.
“Although a bridge may be deemed or categorized as structurally deficient, it doesn’t necessarily mean that bridge is unsafe to travel on,” Jae Miller of IDOT said.
Officials say westbound I-64 will be reduced to one lane between 18th Street and 9th Street in East St. Louis Wednesday, weather permitting.
Brian and Maria talk to IDOT’s Alcohol Program Director Shannon Alderman about warning motorists to drive sober or get pulled over. Big Shark’s Mike Weiss tells Brian and Maria about this weekend’s annual Gateway Cup. […]
The law states that counties in more urban areas have the choice to opt out altogether, or pick and choose which highways to let vehicles go faster.
IDOT says work on eastbound lanes at East St. Louis completed ahead of schedule.
Illinois Department of Transportation says crews will clean the bridge and apply sealant.
Illinois Jobs Now, the program that was enacted in 2009, runs out in the middle of next year.
Illinois could have $275 million more for road and bridge projects this year if lawmakers approve a Department of Transportation funding plan.