The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that traffic will be reduced to one lane on northbound and southbound Illinois 255 from Illinois 143 to Fosterburg Road beginning Monday, July 21, weather permitting. The lane restrictions are necessary to complete guardrail repairs. The work is expected to be completed by Sept. 4.
IDOT asks that motorists be patient, reduce speed and use caution when traveling near and throughout this work zone. Motorists should allow for extra time when traveling in this location and watch for stopped traffic ahead. Additional signing and traffic control devices will be provided to assist motorists through the work zones .
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