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NOTICE: I-255 Road Construction to start on Sunday, February 1, 2020

Full closure (all lanes) of I-255 between I-64 and I-55/70 starting Feb 2020

I-255 Construction Information

On February 1, 2020, the Illinois Department of Transportation (I-DOT) will close down all lanes of I-255 between I-64 and I-55/70. This is likely to impact our students. Please take the time to map out alternate routes to the event center and add some extra time to your trip to accommodate increased traffic.

Map of Detour Routes

Seven miles closing completely this year to make repairs quicker, safer, cheaper

COLLINSVILLE – The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that the first phase of repairs to a crumbling section of Interstate 255, one of the initial projects under Gov. JB Pritzker’s bipartisan Rebuild Illinois capital plan, will begin Feb. 1, resulting in a full closure between Interstate 55/70 and Interstate 64 for approximately five months…”

Read More: Major rehab of I-255 begins Feb. 1, public will need alternate routes