IDOT Announces Modified Road Closure Schedule

IDOT Announces Modified Road Closure Schedule
Posted on 03/08/2013

The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced a modified nightly road closure schedule for the demolition of the old Metra bridge over LaGrange Road in Orland Park. The modified schedule includes this weekend.

The weekend road closure schedule, weather permitting, will be Friday, March 8 from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m.; Saturday, March 9 from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m.; and Sunday, March 10 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

These closures are a continuation of the nightly (Sunday through Thursday, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., weather permitting) road closures which have been occurring over the last several weeks.

Drivers are being detoured via 143rd Street to Illinois Route 7/Southwest Highway to 135th Street to reconnect to LaGrange Road. All businesses and side streets have remained accessible during the closures.

Updates on the impacts to traffic are available at