Tollway Railroad Agreements Pave the Way for New I-490 Tollway and Western Access

Canadian Pacific And Union Pacific Supporting New Road and Interchange Construction The Illinois Tollway Board of Directors has approved agreements with Soo Line Railroad Company d/b/a Canadian Pacific and Union Pacific Railroad representing the next major step forward for the I-490 Tollway...

Using Innovative Construction Keeps Trains & Traffic Moving

The Illinois Tollway is turning to advanced construction techniques to help keep traffic flowing and trains moving while a new Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway Bridge is built over the Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294). A key to the construction of...

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Together, We Can Make Work Zones Safer for Drivers and Workers

Warmer spring weather means more road construction and work zones on the Illinois Tollway—and that means drivers need to step up their focus on safety. The Tollway is marking National Work Zone Awareness Week from April 20-24 by urging drivers to slow down and watch out for...

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Illinois Tollway Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

The Illinois Tollway is recognizing the 50th anniversary of Earth Day as a time for action to continue to minimize the environmental impact of roadway construction and maintenance by respecting the environment and making investments with benefits for today and for future...

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Illinois Tollway to Implement All-Electronic Tolling As Precaution Against Spread of Coronavirus

Drivers advised to use I-PASS, E-ZPass or pay online at www.illinoistollway.com   In an effort to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus in the region, the Illinois Tollway will temporarily implement all-electronic tolling as a precaution to limit the potential spread...

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