Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will be closing US 150/45 (University Avenue) and Lincoln Avenue at the Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing starting on Monday July 9, 2012. The crossing will be closed for seven to 10 days. The Norfolk Southern Railroad will be replacing the crossing during the closure. Motorists who regularly use US-150/45 (University Ave.) and Lincoln Ave. in this area are advised to follow the marked route detour or use alternate routes.
University Avenue traffic will be detoured to Interstate 74 at Prospect and Cunningham Avenue during the closure.