11 months, 1 week ago by Scott Hardy
between 96 and I-172; should be open by Sept.
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announces that U.S. Route 24 will be closed to through traffic between Illinois Route 96 and Interstate 172 in Adams County with signed detours in place and construction will begin, weather permitting, Wednesday July 23, 2014.
This road closure will be in place for a period not to exceed 26 calendar days, after which an additional 10 working days will be allowed to complete work on the roadway side.
The contract includes pavement removal, the removal and replacement of two large culverts, pavement patching, riprap, pavement marking, seeding and miscellaneous appurtenances. Work on this project is expected to be completed by September 2014. The contractor on this $685,000 project is County Contractors, Inc. of Quincy, Illinois.