Illinois Tollway Authority has a few gifts for truckers and other
drivers who are on the road this holiday weekend.
authority said in a statement Aug. 27 that the tollway would suspend
all temporary lane closures on construction projects over the
Labor Day holiday weekend from noon on Friday, Aug. 29 until 9
a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 2.
addition, a number of the tollway’s Oases, or rest stops, that
are under construction will have additional restrooms and parking
facilities available over the weekend.
Illinois State Toll Highway Authority maintains and operates 274
miles of interstate tollways in 12 counties in Northern Illinois,
including the East-West Tollway (I-88), the North-South Tollway
(I-355), the Northwest Tollway (I-90) and the Tri-State Tollway
(I-94, I-294, I-80/I-294).