IDOT http://tristatesradio.com en Travel Still Dangerous http://tristatesradio.com/post/travel-still-dangerous <p>The snowstorm that dumped several inches on Illinois has moved out of the state.&nbsp; But high winds and extremely cold temperatures are causing conditions to remain dangerous.&nbsp; Mon, 06 Jan 2014 21:06:19 +0000 Sean Crawford 46369 at http://tristatesradio.com Travel Still Dangerous Not So Fast With 70 MPH Speed Limit http://tristatesradio.com/post/not-so-fast-70-mph-speed-limit <p>Beginning January 1, the maximum speed limit in Illinois will increase to 70 miles an hour. But you might want to hold off on the throttle for at least a few weeks. Tue, 31 Dec 2013 19:26:38 +0000 Brian Mackey 46099 at http://tristatesradio.com Not So Fast With 70 MPH Speed Limit Biggsville Bypass Breaks Ground http://tristatesradio.com/post/biggsville-bypass-breaks-ground <p>Ground has been broken for a 6 mile bypass near Biggsville. One of the main goals of the project is to move route 34 away from West Central High School. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:48:16 +0000 Scott Stuntz 36163 at http://tristatesradio.com Biggsville Bypass Breaks Ground Bridge Replacement to Begin http://tristatesradio.com/post/bridge-replacement-begin <p>The first of two bridges north of Macomb on U.S. 67 will be replaced this construction season. They&#39;re located one mile south of the intersection with Highway 9.<br /><br />Crews will begin the $4 million project May 14th.<br /><br />Bill Lewis is the construction field engineer for the project. County Contractors, Inc. of Quincy will do the work.<br /><br />He says, &ldquo;The schedule&#39;s pretty tight for them to get that first structure done this year. So they&#39;ll jump into that right away.&rdquo;<br /> Fri, 11 May 2012 20:55:44 +0000 James Lenz 14963 at http://tristatesradio.com Bridge Replacement to Begin