The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that lanes will be reopened where possible over the Memorial Day weekend to expedite travel during the holiday period. All non-emergency construction will be suspended until Tuesday, May 30th.
The following lane closures in the area remain in place during the holiday weekend.
IN DEWITT COUNTY:
Interstate 74 at Salt Creek, between the Mansfield and Farmer City exits; lane reductions in both directions with barrier wall in place.
IN CHAMPAIGN COUNTY:
Interstate 74 at Illinois 47; lane reductions in both directions with barrier wall in place.
IN MCLEAN COUNTY:
> Interstate 74 between the Farmer City and Le Roy exits; lane reductions in both directions for approximately five miles.
> Veterans Parkway, from east of Greenwood Avenue to west of Commerce Parkway, on the south side of Bloomington; traffic is reduced to one lane in both directions.
> Oakland Avenue at Interstate 55/74; road is closed.
IN MACON COUNTY:
> U.S. 51 Bypass, southwest of Decatur; one lane is open in both directions, with median crossovers in place.
Work zone speed limits remain in effect, where posted. Officials remind motorists to buckle up, eliminate distractions and drive safely this holiday weekend.