COLLINSVILLE – The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that lane closures may be encountered along Illinois 140, east of Interstate 55 in Hamel, beginning Monday, May 19.
All lanes will reopen and construction activities are anticipated to be completed by Aug. 31. The lane closures are needed to construct turn lanes, intersection upgrades and drainage improvements. The contractor completing this work will be Bruce Concrete Construction Inc.
Traffic control devices and changeable message signing will be utilized to assist motorists during these lane closures. The department asks that motorists be patient, reduce speed and use additional caution when traveling near and throughout this work zone. More information is available at www.stl-traffic.org/ and http://www.twitter.com/IDOTDistrict8.