EDWARDSVILLE — Two sections of New Poag Road will be closed for road construction beginning Monday, April 25.
The Madison County Highway Department’s contractor, RCS Construction, is scheduled to close New Poag Road between Illinois 111 and Lakeview Corporate Drive to perform pavement patching operations. The section of road will be closed to all traffic. New Poag Road from Illinois 3 to Lakeview Corporate will remain open. During this closure, Lakeview Corporate drive will only be accessible from Illinois 3.
This road closure will remain in effect until approximately May 9. Because of weather conditions, all dates are tentative and subject to change. A map of the road closure area and detour routes is available at the Madison County website, www.co.madison.il.us.
Once the first stage of repairs to New Poag Road is completed, the second stage will proceed, resulting in the closure of New Poag Road from Illinois 3 to Old Alton Road. A road closure notice and detour route will be sent out prior to this closure.
The posted north detour for this closure is:
Illinois 111 north to Robbins Road
West to South Delmar Avenue
South to Illinois 3 (via Piasa Lane)
South on Illinois 3 to New Poag Road
The posted south detour for this closure is:
Illinois 111 south to Interstate 270 west
North on Illinois 3 to New Poag Road