Lane closures begin Thursday for Crest Hill Route 53 project

SHARE Lane closures begin Thursday for Crest Hill Route 53 project
SHARE Lane closures begin Thursday for Crest Hill Route 53 project

Lane closures start Thursday evening on a stretch of Route 53/Route 7 in southwest suburban Crest Hill for a resurfacing project.

Traffic lanes will be reduced on the road, also known as North Broadway Street, between Caton Farm and Renwick Roads between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. on weekdays and weekends, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation.

Drivers could also experience occasional temporary lane closures during off-peak hours from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekends, IDOT said. The project will wrap up by June 15.

Crews will be milling, patching and resurfacing the roadway, IDOT said. Drivers in the area should allow extra time.

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