ROCKFORD (WREX) -
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will be resurfacing portions of Illinois Route 251 during the 2015 construction seasons.
The project scope consists of asphalt pavement milling, pavement patching, inlet and manhole adjustments, traffic signal detector loop installation, new hot-mix asphalt pavement, and thermoplastic pavement markings.
The project limits are 11th Street from Sandy Hollow Road to Alton Avenue.
Construction will commence on June 15, 2015 with asphalt pavement milling of 11th Street. Work will take place during the hours of 8:00 PM and 6:00 AM. The road will remain open to traffic during construction activities with periodic lane closures.
Drivers are reminded to stay alert for workers when driving through the construction zone.