JEFFERSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - The Illinois Department of Transportation would like to alert drivers traveling Interstate 57, southbound only, of an upcoming lane shift from mile marker 96 to mile marker 93 in Jefferson County.
The Southbound traffic will be shifted to the newly constructed Driving and Passing Lanes, weather permitting.
Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane beginning Monday, October 7, from Mile Marker 92.5 to mile marker 92, in order to complete the remaining work in the southbound lanes.
The southbound exit and entrance ramps at IL 15 will remain open.
The southbound exit and entrance ramps at Veterans Memorial Drive will be open during this stage.
Drivers should expect delays , reduce speed, be alert to equipment and workers and use extreme caution when traveling through this area. To avoid any delays, drivers should seek an alternate route.