SOUTH ELGIN – Weather permitting, a road construction project on Route 25/Stearns Road to Dunham Road in South Elgin will begin Tuesday, April 1, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation.
The work will involve complete reconstruction of a portion of Route 25/Stearns Road, construction of additional traffic lanes, a new storm sewer and traffic signals. A new roadway bridge span, along with a new bridge carrying the Union Pacific Railroad over Route 25, will be built. Anticipated completion date is Aug. 31, 2015. Motorists should expect delays when lane closures are in effect. Drivers are urged to pay attention to flaggers in the work zones and to obey posted speed limits.