The public comment period for the proposed Illiana Expressway has ended.
The Illiana Expressway, to be built as a toll road, has the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning's* blessing and should be included in the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission's 2040 transportation plan as well.
CROWN POINT | Lake Councilwoman Christine Cid wishes someone would give her an electoral positioning system to navigate the Illiana Expressway debate.
A few scattered crashes coupled with heavy rains and winds slowed traffic on area expressways and commuter rail during the Wednesday morning rush.
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning full board foolishly voted against the Illiana Expressway on Wednesday.
The way Gov. Mitch Daniels and fellow Republicans talked in early 2012, I was ready to set up a toll gate at the state line when the anti-union right-to-work bill was approved.
Indiana and Illinois are now preparing requests for proposals for private investment in the Illiana Expressway. It's a sign of progress for a road that has been needed for a long time.
INDIANAPOLIS | A region state senator is questioning why Indiana seems willing to spend money on expensive bridge and road projects across the state, but wouldn't pay to replace the Cline Avenue Bridge in East Chicago.
HAMMOND | An unidentified man was seriously injured Saturday when he walked onto a lane of the eastbound Borman Expressway near the Indianapolis Boulevard ramp and was struck by a car, police said.
The truth behind Chicago resistance to development of an Illiana Expressway came into focus last week.
The Metropolitan Planning Council's condemnation of the Illiana Expressway misfires on a number of key points.
GARY | Crashes involving three vehicles on the westbound Borman Expressway at Burr Street caused traffic delays past Broadway during the Wednesday morning rush.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Borman Expressway has lost its disgruntling distinction as the most congested road in Indiana.
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning analysis that questions the estimated costs and benefits for the Illiana Expressway needs to be re-examined.
Indiana Department of Transportation Deputy Commissioner Bob Alderman's support of the Illiana Expressway is spot-on, but make sure the highway's approval record is spotless.
Motorists this summer can expect more ramp closures and nighttime lane restrictions on the Borman Expressway as a $3 million pavement replacement program begins.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn are seeking investors for the proposed Illiana Expressway. It's an important sign we're well on the way to a new major highway.
GARY | A Valparaiso man was killed early Monday after he fell off his motorcycle on the Borman Expressway and was hit by a semitrailer, authorities said.
If there were snail darters in Indiana, opponents of the Illiana Expressway likely would have used them to block the proposed highway.
Already, opponents are lining up against the Illiana Expressway, even before the actual route is chosen. The opposition is premature at best.
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