PEOTONE | A specific route has not yet been chosen for the proposed Illiana Expressway, but the presumption it will be a toll road raised concern at a forum Tuesday in Peotone.
The first tier of the Illiana Corridor project is completed, following extensive public outreach and detailed environmental studies.
EAST CHICAGO | Legalities to support the new Cline Avenue Bridge with toll funding were finalized Wednesday, officials said.
GLENWOOD | Illinois Department of Transportation officials have learned exactly where a new airport proposed for rural Will County near Peotone would be constructed.
Maps of proposed corridors for the Illiana Expressway are now available at the Illiana Corridor – Partnering for Progress website at http://www.illianacorridor.org.
The Illiana Corridor Planning Group will present a narrowed list of possible routes for the proposed two-state expressway at meetings this month.
A public task force meeting and two public hearings will take place in December to give out information and receive input on the proposed Illiana Expressway.
Proposed corridor routes for the Illiana Expressway as well as statistics on current traffic projections are posted at the Illiana Corridor Partnering for Progress website.
Once again the uncaring INDOT (Indiana Department of Transportation) -- or, as I call them, "IDiOTs," are teasing us with unacceptable solutions for Cline Avenue. They have forgotten the governor's promise that the bridge would be rebuilt.
Municipal officials and planners put ink markers to maps Monday and began drawing routes for the proposed Illiana Expressway.
CROWN POINT | Ruth Herr's family has farmed through the generations in Tinley Park, South Holland and Munster. Every time, new expressways or development chased them out.
MATTESON | By next summer, alternative routes for an Illiana Expressway or other means of transportation linking south Lake County and Illinois should be available for public consumption.
After decades of talk, the first-ever Illiana Expressway project is now in motion, and public meetings soon will be held in Crown Point and Matteson, Ill.
The eight-year reconstruction of the Borman Expressway will wrap up in June with completion of the $189 million Interstate 65 interchange, but other road projects will present challenges for motorists throughout the region this summer and beyond.
Road projects will present challenges throughout NWI this summer and beyond. They include projects such as the lane expansion of the Indiana Toll Road and Griffith's rebuild of a street in its downtown business district.
The first line of cars enters the southbound lane of Interstate 65 during the opening of the interchange at 109th Avenue on Sept. 30 in Crown Point.
Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Michael Cline addresses an audience gathered in September to mark the opening of the newest interchange at Interstate 65 and 109th Avenue.
Two internationally recognized consulting firms have been chosen to get the Illiana Expressway project off the ground.
SPRINGFIELD | A top staffer at the Illinois Department of Transportation's Carbondale office is off the job as part of an apparent on-going investigation, the agency's No. 2 director confirmed Wednesday.
The Illinois Department of Transportation is playing it close to the vest with the bids on the first Illiana Expressway projects, which were scheduled to be received Tuesday.
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