I-355 Roadway and Bridge Repairs
Veterans Memorial Tollway (I-355)
Roadway, Bridge and Ramp Repairs
Construction Update (12/3/18)
Between I-88 and Butterfield Road, northbound traffic is reduced to two lanes.
Please check the Daily Construction Alert for up-to-date closure information.
At I-88, one lane is closed on the ramp carrying southbound I-355 to westbound I-88.
In addition, lane closures are in place on the ramps carrying southbound I-355 to Ogden Avenue, Maple Avenue and 75th Street, as well as all the ramps at the 63rd Street Interchange.
Traffic is expected to remain in this configuration through December.
Whenever possible, the Tollway uses traffic shifts and shoulders to keep as many lanes open during peak hours as were available before construction.
On I-355, traffic will be shifted to provide room for a work zone. Traffic will intermittently be driving on rough surfaces throughout the duration of construction.
Ramp closure and detours will be needed at U.S. Route 6, 63rd Street/Hobson Road, Maple Avenue, Butterfield Road, Roosevelt Road, North Avenue and Army Trail Road.
These roadway, bridge and ramp repairs are necessary to extend the life of the roadway and bridges and provide safe and convenient travel for Tollway customers.
The Tollway is committed to “Building Green” and minimizing the environmental impact of construction by reducing, recycling and reusing materials.
Work Zone Safety
The Illinois Tollway is committed to ensuring that the Veterans Memorial Tollway (I-355) remains safe for both drivers and workers during construction, which is part of the agency’s overall commitment to roadway safety.
Variable work zone speed limits from 45 to 55 mph will be in effect in areas with construction on I-355.
Visit the Tollway's Work Zone Safety page.