EAST PEORIA (WEEK) -- The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced the closure of the ramp from Pinecrest Drive to westbound Interstate 74 on October 19 -- for five days.
IDOT said the ramp closure is necessary for pavement patching.
Detours will be in place while the ramp is closed.
Motorists can expect delays and should allow extra time for trips through this area. To avoid the work area, when feasible, use of alternate routes should be considered.
Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.