Items tagged: IDOT

IDOT INFORMATION SHARING –

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced the following construction projects: Nighttime Work Over I-57 to Resume June 3.  The work involves crews removing the Bradley Avenue bridge which will require a lane closure with traffic control devices.  Intermittent closures of the other lane will be done using a rolling road block in coordination with the […]


IDOT Information Sharing – Bradley Avenue Bridge Project

Work on Bradley Avenue begins March 20 Bridge replacement, bike/ped accommodations on tap The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that construction on Bradley Avenue over Interstate 57 will begin Wednesday, March 20. The work involves removal and replacement of the bridge that carries Bradley Avenue over I-57, addition of bike lanes and sidewalks to the […]


Bradley Avenue Bridge Reconstruction Open House

Bradley Avenue Bridge Reconstruction Open House On Thursday, March 14, 2019, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will host an Open House to discuss the reconstruction of the Bradley Avenue bridge (over I-57). IDOT staff will be present along with staff from the City of Champaign and Stark Construction (contractor). Staff will be available to answer […]


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 […]