IDOT to Perform Bridge Work on Interstate 74
Paris, Illinois--The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announces that, weather permitting, night work is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 29, 2011 for sealing of bridge decks on Interstate 74 from University Avenue (Exit 185) in Urbana, Illinois to Interstate 57 (Exits 179 A-B) in Champaign County, Illinois.
This project will include the application of a protective sealer on the concrete bridge decks. One lane will be closed to traffic in each direction. Work will be done between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Monday through Thursday for approximately two weeks.
Please observe all traffic control signs during this project. Motorists are advised to slow down and drive carefully through this and all work zones.
The contractor for this $543,000 project is Stark Excavating.
For more information, contact the IDOT representative, Josh Kauffman at 217.558.0517 or Guy Tridgell at 312.814.4693.