Nighttime lane closures on Interstate 55 delayed


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - The Illinois Department of Transportation will have nighttime lane closures on Interstate 55 from Southwind Rd. to Stevenson Dr., but the work has been delayed due to weather.

The closures were set to start April 9 and go through the fall. The closures will now start April 11.

One lane will be closed from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Mondays through Thursdays. It will be closed from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

All lanes will be open during times of peak travel.

Crews will be patching and paving I-55/I-72/I-55 Business and the ramps at Stevenson Dr. and the I-55/I-72 interchange.

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