Construction Commences For Bridge On Illinois Route 72 Close To I-90
Work on the Illinois Route seventy two Bridge carrying traffic over the Jane Addams Memorial Toll way in Gilberts is regular to start weekday to organize for removal and reconstruction as a part of the I-90 reconstruction and Widening Project.
The Higgins Road Bridge can stay open, the Illinois Department of Transportation same. However, the bridge are going to be reduced to at least one lane over I-90 with traffic in each directions controlled by traffic signals throughout construction.
Regularly about 16,000 vehicles use this bridge , IDOT said.
Because the Higgins Road Bridge could be a multi lane bridge, only 1 lane are going to be out there to traffic throughout construction. Traffic signals are going to be wont to management access for eastward and westerly traffic mistreatment the one open lane so as to stay the bridge open throughout construction, IDOT said.
The temporary traffic signals area unit regular to be in situ by late could, and construction can begin on the westerly facet of the bridge with all traffic travelling on the eastward facet of the bridge. The westerly facet of the bridge is regular to open by late summer, and work can begin on the eastward facet of the bridge.
The project is regular to be completed by the tip of 2015.Information Courtesy