The Illinois Department of Transportation Tuesday announced a nighttime lane closure will be encountered on Interstate 270 on Wednesday, May 7, at the Chain of Rocks Canal near Granite City for the eastbound lane, weather permitting.
The lane closure will begin at 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, and the lane will be reopened by 5 a.m. on Thursday, May 8. This lane closure is necessary to facilitate construction of the new canal structure.
Traffic will be guided through the work zone utilizing flaggers, traffic control devices and traffic control signing. Use extreme caution while traveling through the work zone.
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