Limits: Starting west of US45 & through the railroad crossing with the Canadian National Railroad in the Village of Libertyville
Description: The project consists of overlaying the existing concrete pavement with asphalt to improve the ride quality over the railroad crossing. Will be done in coordination with railroad pad replacement that will require closure and posted detour route.
The Canadian National Railway and the Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) will be closing Winchester Road at the Canadian National Railroad crossing west of U.S. Route 45. The closure will begin at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 25 and is scheduled to reopen Tuesday, Oct. 31 in the late afternoon. The closure is necessary to improve ride quality at the existing railroad crossing. This project will include replacing the crossing surface, asphalt and concrete milling, repaving and striping.
Local traffic will be allowed from Midlothian Road to the Canadian National railroad crossing. The railroad crossing will be closed to all traffic.
Detour Route: Midlothian Road to Peterson Road to U.S Route 45.