Inside the Tollway

News, stories and insight from inside the Illinois Tollway.

National Work Zone Memorial Wall at Hinsdale Oasis

The Illinois Tollway is asking drivers to help save lives by promising to slow down and move over when they travel through work zones or pass vehicles stopped along the road.   To drive home that message, the Tollway is displaying the National Work Zone Memorial at the Hinsdale...

Illinois Tollway Recognized for Innovative Workplace Safety Solutions

The Illinois Tollway has been selected as the statewide winner of the Build a Better Mousetrap Competition, which highlights innovative solutions to everyday problems and issues that transportation workers encounter. Administered by the Illinois...

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Illinois Tollway Supports National Child Passenger Safety Week

September 15-21 is National Child Passenger Safety Week, and each year agencies and organizations around the country take this opportunity to help educate and promote kids safety in vehicles. For its part, the Illinois Tollway is constantly looking for ways to promote...

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Illinois Tollway Launches Annual Art Contest Honoring The Service of Illinois State Police

Each year the Illinois Tollway gives an opportunity for young artists to show off their creative talents by soliciting artwork for the cover the annual Illinois Tollway system map.  The map itself, which is distributed to Oases and customer service centers across the...

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Scott’s Law Strengthened Under New Legislation Signed by Governor Pritzker

Governor J.B. Pritzker recently signed a package of legislation to expand Scott’s Law in an effort to protect law enforcement, first responders, road workers and the everyday motorist.  Scott’s Law, sometimes known as the “Move Over” Law, requires drivers to slow down...

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