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A file photo of the old canal bridge on I-270 in Madison County, Illinois. (Kimberli Green photo)

Old Canal Bridge Coming Down Soon

The Illinois Department of Transportation is making plans for a bridge demolition in Madison County.

12/16/2014

Photo: Getty Images

Illinois Interstate 255 Project Entering Final Stage

For the past six months, long stretches of Interstate 255 in Illinois, from Collinsville to the Jefferson Barracks Bridge, have been limited to one-lane only. But all of that is about to come to an end.

09/30/2014

Photo: iStock

Report: Illinois Highway System Sees Improvements After Giving Billions to Roads, Bridges

Illinois’ roads aren’t paved with gold, but compared to roads in other states, they’re pretty good.

09/24/2014

Photo: iStock

Quinn Signs $1B Plan for Road Repair in Illinois

Gov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday intended to create jobs and help repair Illinois roads and bridges after a harsh winter.

07/22/2014

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Martin Luther King Bridge Work Pushed Back

IDOT officials are pushing back plans to work on the Martin Luther King Bridge for an entire year.

07/22/2014

File photo of State Route 100, the Great River Road, shut down in Alton. (Photo via Grafton Facebook page)

Flooding Shuts Down Highway 100 in Grafton

The Illinois Department of Transportation have closed down 100 and set up a detour involving Route 3, Highway 109, and Highway 16.

07/09/2014

Ill. Gov. Pat Quinn. (Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ill. Jobs Screened for Political Ties after Hiring

When questions arose about political hiring at the Illinois Department of Transportation, Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration evaluated several jobs that already had been filled to ensure they were among the few positions where an applicant’s political loyalty and connections could be considered.

04/25/2014

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IDOT Makes Resurfacing Projects Sustainable

The Illinois Department of Transportation is taking a new direction by taking a sustainable approach to resurfacing projects.

04/14/2014

(UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Winter Storm Could Stall I-64 Repairs

A major road project is slated to begin Monday in the Metro East, if weather conditions allow.

02/28/2014

(KMOX)

Missouri and Illinois Snow Removal Budgets Dwindling

The snow and ice that have been dumped on us so far this winter is now being measured in dollars both in Illinois and Missouri.

01/24/2014

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