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roadworkaheadlogoThe Illinois Department of Transportation announces that all north- and southbound lanes of Illinois 111 will be closed north of Madison Avenue in Roxana at 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 14, and that they will reopen by 5 p.m. Friday, May 17.

These lane closures are necessary to complete pavement repairs.

Motorists can expect delays and should allow extra time for trips through this area. To avoid the work area, when feasible, use of alternate routes should be considered. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.

Updates on the impacts to traffic are available at http://stl-traffic.org.

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