IDOT Announces 143rd Street Resurfacing

IDOT Announces 143rd Street Resurfacing
Posted on 09/13/2011

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that a pavement patching and resurfacing project on Illinois 7 (143rd Street) from Wolf Road to Southwest Highway in Orland Park began Monday, Sept. 12.

The project will required daytime lane closures with flaggers.

The Village of Orland Park currently is reconstructing the 143rd Street intersection with U.S. 45 (LaGrange Road), just east of the work zone.

Motorists should anticipate delays and allow extra time for trips through this area. Please obey the speed limit, observe closure signs and remain alert for workers.

P.T. Ferro Construction Co., of Joliet, is the prime contractor on the $477,072 project.

The tentative completion date is late October.

Find details on other construction projects in IDOT's District 1 at Updates on the impacts to traffic are available at