CHICAGO (STMW) — The Illinois Tollway on Thursday gave the green light to $106 million in engineering contracts to rebuild the very busy Central Tri-State Tollway between Rosemont and the south suburbs, calling it a “major reconstruction project.” 310 more words
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(CBS) – It was supposed to be a fun day. But a recreational trip ended terribly when an SUV full of kids was involved in a crash that killed a 14-year-old girl near north suburban Lincolnshire. 183 more words
CHICAGO (STMW) — Construction begins Wednesday to repair ramps that are part of the Tri-State Tollway and Jane Addams Memorial Tollway interchange near O’Hare Airport. 144 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — A Cook County sheriff’s police sergeant is talking about how he stopped a young man from jumping onto Interstate 80 from the Halsted overpass. 198 more words
CHICAGO (STMW) — An Illinois Tollway committee on Thursday recommended increasing speed limits on portions of the Tri-State, Reagan Memorial and Veterans Memorial tollways, but not to the 70 mph allowed under a new law. 626 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — An Illinois State Toll Highway Authority committee has recommended increasing speed limits on parts of three tollways.
Illinois Tollway executive director Kristi Lafleur said, after several years of study by the agency’s expert traffic safety engineers, officials can safely raise the speed limit from 55 to 60 mph on parts of the Tri-State, Reagan Memorial, and Veterans Memorial tollways. 98 more words