Tollway Roadway Worker Is Thankful He Assisted Ailing Driver On Thanksgiving Day

Illinois Tollway roadway maintenance worker Brian Bamonti had just started his shift on Thanksgiving Day when he stopped to assist a driver pulled over on the shoulder of the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) near South Barrington. The driver said he had just changed a flat tire and was...

Illinois Tollway Extends Popular Toll Violation Relief Program Through June 30, 2021

The Illinois Tollway is extending its popular toll violation relief program through June 30, 2021, providing drivers with an additional six months to take advantage of the TOLLING 2020 reforms that reduced all existing $20 and $50 violation fines to $3 fee per toll.   ...

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Illinois Tollway Approves 2021 Budget

The Illinois Tollway Board of Directors today approved a balanced 2021 Budget with $1.42 billion in revenue allocated to fund maintenance and operations, debt service transfers and capital investments for the 294-mile system. The 2021 Budget will allow the Tollway to commit...

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Illinois Tollway issues $500 million in new revenue bonds for Move Illinois Capital Program

The Illinois Tollway has sold $500 million in Toll Highway Senior Revenue Bonds to help fund the agency’s ongoing Move Illinois Capital Program, with yields for the new bonds representing the lowest borrowing cost achieved for any of the nine bond issues offered by the Tollway...

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Illinois Tollway Shares Best Practices on Work Zone Safety With Transportation Professionals

Recently, the National Safety Council called upon the expertise of the Illinois Tollway and its industry-leading traffic management team to contribute to the national discussion on work zone safety.  A 2020 National Safety Council Green Cross for Safety Award finalist...

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