Update on the Illinois Route 3 project from Gilmore Lake Road to I-255
The work will include:
· Patching pavement (to be completed by Winter 2022)
· Pouring new concrete sidewalk/curb at Veterans Parkway, Valmeyer Rd and South Main (to be completed by Spring 2023)
· Milling and repaving asphalt on this entire 5.3 mile section (to be completed by Winter 2023)
The contractor will normally close one lane while working in an area. However, the Contractor will have to keep all lanes open at the noted locations during the following weekday peak hour restrictions:
Northbound IL 3 N of Palmer/Quarry Rd. - 5 AM to 6 PM
Southbound IL 3 N of Palmer/Quarry Rd. - 7 AM to 7 PM
Northbound IL 3 Palmer/Quarry Rd. to South Main - 6 AM to 9 AM
Southbound IL 3 Palmer/Quarry Rd. to South Main - 2 PM to 7 PM
Northbound IL 3 South Main to Gilmore Lake Rd. - 6 AM to 9 AM
Southbound IL 3 South Main to Gilmore Lake Rd – 3 PM to 7 PM
The contractor is allowed to keep a lane closed throughout Saturdays and Sundays and is planning on keeping one lane closed in each direction for the weekends of September 17-18 and September 24-25.
Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.