COLLINSVILLE — The Illinois Department of Transportation announced Monday that lane closures may be encountered on eastbound and westbound Interstate 55/70, just west of Illinois 255, beginning Monday, April 20.
Weather permitting, the lane closures will occur during daytime working hours. The lane closures are needed to repair the bridge carrying Fairmont Avenue over I-55/70.
Traffic control devices and message boards will assist motorists making their way around the work zone. Motorists are advised to consider alternate routes or allow additional travel time. The department asks motorists to be patient, reduce speed, and use extreme caution while travelling in the vicinity of this work zone.