Illinois Tollway Internships Preparing Tomorrow’s Leaders In Transportation 

Students still have time to apply for Illinois Tollway summer internship opportunities. The paid internships – scheduled to run from June 21 through August 13 – offer students real-world, hands-on experience in the transportation industry, with guidance from dedicated mentors, as well as...

Tollway Offers Students Lesson in Road Building 101

Imagine the Illinois Tollway rebuilt entirely as one big rollercoaster!  One student at Meadow Glens Elementary School in Naperville asked if that was possible during a presentation by Tollway Project Manager Rick Hanba on how roads are built.  “We’ll get...

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Illinois Tollway Reminds Customers Toll Violation Relief Program Expires June 30

Time is running out for Illinois Tollway customers to take advantage of the savings offered by the agency’s popular toll violation relief program, which reduces all existing $20 and $50 fines on unpaid tolls to a $3 fee per toll.The violation relief program, which was launched...

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Rockford Maintenance Facility Goes the Extra Mile for Safety

Zero injuries in 2020 helped the Rockford maintenance site earn the Illinois Tollway’s annual 2020 Go the Extra Mile for Safety Award, a competition among the agency’s 12 maintenance sites for best safety performance each year.Maintenance workers are responsible for making...

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Meeting a Milestone on the I-294/I-57 Interchange Project

The Illinois Tollway marked a milestone in April for the multi-year project to complete the interchange finally connecting the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) and I-57. The last construction contract for the $719 million project was awarded to Dunnett Bay Construction Company...

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