Inside the Tollway

News, stories and insight from inside the Illinois Tollway.

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 region, features a...

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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Illinois Tollway operating extra road patrols to protect customers during extreme heat

The Illinois Tollway is operating around-the-clock Hot Weather Patrols to more quickly assist customers stranded along its roads during the dangerously high temperatures and humidity expected to continue into the weekend. The Tollway typically operates Hot Weather Patrols...

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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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One Year Later: Barrington Road Park-n-Ride Station

A year after it opened, the innovative Barrington Road Park-n-Ride station is busier than ever as riders use it to hop on and off Pace express buses for convenient, reliable commutes along the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90). Roads &...

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