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Gov. JB Pritzker announces $34 billion in funds for roads, bridges and transit in Illinois

(The Center Square) – Gov. JB Pritzker announced the next phase of “Rebuild Illinois,” which includes over $34 billion in funding for road, bridge and transit projects in the state. Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Transportation held a press conference last week to announce the latest multi-year plan with many kinds of projects around […]

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After more than 12 years, construction at Grand Avenue and Route 41 finally completed in Gurnee

The intersection of Grand Avenue and Route 41 in Gurnee is fully reopened after more than 12 years of multi-stage construction to improve the congested intersection, officials said. The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) completed the last part of the project on Tuesday, which included the installation of permanent traffic signals. For the first time, […]

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Construction flagger hospitalized after being struck by vehicle in McHenry

A driver was cited after hitting a construction flagger with a vehicle at a construction site in McHenry, causing the worker to be hospitalized Friday morning. The McHenry Police Department and McHenry Township Fire Protection District responded around 9:32 a.m. Friday to Green Street and Turnberry Drive in McHenry for a report of a pedestrian […]