Construction to Start on Interstate 57 in Williamson County The Illinois Department

The Illinois Department of Transportation is warning drivers on Interstate 57 of upcoming lane reductions. Beginning Tuesday night, June 1, weather permitting, crews will begin road work on I-57 from Old Illinois 13 in Marion to Johnston City that will require lane closures beginning at 7 p.m. Contractors will be work nightly from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Work includes pavement patches, pavement removal, and replacement at the underpasses, milling, resurfacing and pavement markings. Drivers need to be alert to construction zones, slow down and use extra caution. Work is expected to be complete October 15.

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