Routes 59 / 20 Construction
Date of Event:
Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to start work on intersection of Routes 59/20. IDOT will begin utility relocation in February. Construction work will start in March. Work includes roadway reconstruction, ramp construction and modification, retaining and noise walls, and a new shared path. Traffic will be impacted as lanes on Lake Street (Route 20) will be narrowed and shifted. Lanes on Route 59 will be narrowed and changed to one lane in each direction from April through November. Major work is expected to be completed by mid-November.