Items tagged: IDOT

IDOT I-74 Nighttime Ramp Closures Set July 12

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that nighttime closures of the Neil Street and Cunningham Avenue offramps from Interstate 74 will begin July 12. The closures are necessary for crews to perform skid-proofing operations. Work on I-74 will begin at 9 p.m. July 12 on the westbound offramp at Neil Street and the eastbound offramp […]


Market Street Lane Closure

In order to safely inspect the bridge, IDOT and Lin Engineering, Ltd. will close the bi-directional turn lane on Market Street between Anthony Drive and Kenyon Road.  The lane closure will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 27 and will be completed by noon the same day. During the lane closure, minor traffic delays […]


IDOT: Neil Street Night Work

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that the night work to install improvements to Neil Street from Edgebrook Drive south of Interstate 74 to Anthony Drive will begin Oct. 2. The I-74 ramps at Neil Street will be closed from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Thursday until the work is complete. During […]


IDOT – Neil Street Resurfacing

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that improvements to Neil Street from Edgebrook Drive south of Interstate 74 to Anthony Drive will begin Sept. 5. At least one lane will remain open in each direction during the project duration, and the work will be performed at night on weekdays. The project is expected to […]


MCORE Project Update in Response to State Budget Status

Due to the State of Illinois budget impasse, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is shutting down all “state-let” projects, including the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE). Without a resolution, IDOT loses its ability to pay contractors beginning July 1, 2017. MCORE is a “state-let” project because the federal TIGER grant funding is directed to […]


I-74 Centerline Improvement in Champaign County

This Press Release is being forwarded for your information on behalf of the Illinois Department of Transportation. I-74 Centerline Improvement in Champaign County PARIS – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces centerline improvement work is scheduled through the end of June on Interstate 74 west of the University Avenue exit to west of the Prospect […]


MCORE Work to Start this Spring on Green and White Streets

MCORE Work to Start this Spring on Green and White Streets The transformative $44 Million Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project will start improving mobility in the core of our community when work begins this spring. Project partners (the City of Champaign, City of Urbana, Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), in […]


Champaign County First Springfield Trip

Champaign County First Springfield Trip On Wednesday, November 30, 2016 representatives of the City of Champaign, City of Urbana, Village of Savoy, Village of Mahomet, Village of St. Joseph, Champaign County, Champaign County Chamber of Commerce, and Champaign County Economic Development Corporation traveled together to Springfield to advocate for a number of priority projects to […]


NIGHT WORK TO BEGIN ON I-57, I-72, AND I-74 NEAR CHAMPAIGN

NIGHT WORK TO BEGIN ON I-57, I-72, AND I-74 NEAR CHAMPAIGN CHAMPAIGN – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that work will begin Monday, Aug. 31 on Interstates 57, 72 and 74 in the Champaign area for the purpose of setting permanent message signs. Work will be performed at five locations in a four day […]


IDOT – Resurfacing Work to Begin on US 150 between Mahomet and Champaign

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that a lane reduction on US 150 from the Sangamon River in Mahomet to Mattis Avenue in Champaign will begin July 6, 2015. The lane reduction is necessary for resurfacing, patching, guardrail replacement, pedestrian ramp updates, and culvert repair work to be completed on US 150. One lane of […]