Inside the Tollway

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In 2019 Tollway Earned Awards for Innovation, Customer Service and Environmental Initiatives

The Illinois Tollway grabbed nearly a dozen awards in 2019 for its innovative construction, outstanding customer service and environmental initiatives and for the skills of its engineers, planners and members of its leadership team. Among the projects recognized by transportation and...

Travel Safely When Ringing In New Year's

Celebrating the New Year’s holiday with a drink or two? Then please start 2020 safely by designating a driver, grabbing a cab, booking a ride-share, or taking public transportation. The Illinois Tollway and Illinois State Police District 15 are reminding drivers that...

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Record Number of Toys Donated

Illinois Tollway employees and our customers gave St. Nick a run for his money this holiday season, swooping in to drop off a record number of toys, games, dolls and bikes at Tollway headquarters for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program. When the toys were...

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Illinois Tollway Launches New Driver Education Resources on Winter Weather Preparedness

Partnership with Illinois High School and College Driver Education Association Encourages Teens to “Get Winter Ready”     The Illinois Tollway is expanding efforts to equip...

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Illinois Tollway Delivering Two New Interchange Projects to Enhance Mobility in the Western Suburbs

New Tollway access for the Village of Sugar Grove and the City of Marengo will improve regional mobility and support economic development opportunites The Illinois Tollway is opening two new interchanges in the western suburbs to make traveling easier for commuters and...

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