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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Drive to Close for Repairs to Railroad Crossing

he Union Pacific Railway has notified LCDOT it will be closing the railroad crossing on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive at the Union Pacific Railroad east of US Route 41 for repairs.

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Sylvan Drive South at Gilmer Road to Close for Storm Sewer Installation

The Lake County Division of Transportation will be closing Sylvan Drive South at Gilmer Road, to through traffic for 14 days starting Monday, Nov. 1 at 7 a.m. and is scheduled to reopen late afternoon on Sunday, Nov. 14.

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Gilmer Road to Close for Culvert Replacement

The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) will be closing Gilmer Road, from Fairfield Road to Fremont Center Road, to through traffic starting Monday, Nov. 1 at 7 a.m. and is scheduled to reopen late afternoon on Wednesday, Nov. 10.

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Russell Road Virtual Public Meeting

The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) is hosting a virtual public information meeting to discuss the proposed study of Russell Road at the intersections of Kilbourne Road, Kenosha Road, and Lewis Ave.

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

York House Road to Close for Repairs to Railroad Crossing

The Union Pacific Railway has notified the Lake County Division of Transportation it will be closing the railroad crossing on York House Road at the Union Pacific Railroad east of Delany Road for repairs.

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Russell Road to Close for Repairs to Railroad Crossing

The Union Pacific Railroad has notified the Lake County Division of Transportation it will be closing the railroad crossing on Russell Road at the Union Pacific Railroad east of Delany Road for repairs.

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Lake County's 2021-2026 Transportation Improvement Program

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Lake County's 2021-2026 Transportation Improvement Program is now available online. Visit our program website to learn more about how the program is created and to see which projects are currently funded in the next five years.

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Wadsworth Road to Close for Repairs to Railroad Crossing

The Union Pacific Railroad has informed the Lake County Division of Transportation it will be closing the railroad crossing on Wadsworth Road, east of Delany Road, for repairs.

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Introducing Audrey Nixon Blvd and the Newly Reconstructed 14th Street

The Lake County Board, Cities of North Chicago and Waukegan, and the Division of Transportation along with members of the community gathered to celebrate the newly named Audrey Nixon Blvd. and the completion of the 14th St. reconstruction project.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

We're Hiring! 11 Open Temporary Road Maintenance Worker Positions

The Lake County Division of Transportation is seeking 11 temporary road maintenance workers this winter! Each year, these positions (often called snowbirds) are an essential part of snow and ice control operations.

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Skokie Valley Bike Path Closures

The Lake County Division of Transportation will be closing the Skokie Valley Bike Path in Lake Forest and Highland Park to replace four culverts along the bike path.

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Fairfield and Monaville Roads to Close for 90 Days for Roundabout Construction

The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) will be closing the intersection of Fairfield Road and Monaville Road beginning Monday, August 30 at 6 a.m. The closure will last approximately 90 days. The closure is necessary to allow the contractor to...

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