Road Improvement Update

Road Improvement Update
Posted on 07/09/2014

On Wednesday, July 9 and Thursday, July 10 IDOT will be shifting traffic to the west side of LaGrange Road north of 135th Street. Please use caution with the new lane transitions. IDOT will be shifting traffic to the west side of LaGrange Road south of 159th Street the week of July 14.

Temporary traffic signals will all be operational between 158th Street to 143rd Street by July 11. The water main along the west side of LaGrange Road is complete and the contractor is finishing individual water service connections. Temporary lighting continues to be installed. Additional work throughout the corridor includes retaining wall construction, storm sewer construction, earth work, grading and road construction. All work is weather dependent.

IDOT has informed the Village of Orland Park that lane closures will be necessary beyond the normal 2:30 pm time frame today north of 135th Street and south of 159th Street. The contractor is constructing temporary pavement and placing pavement markings and signage. Southbound traffic will be moved into stage north of 135th Street by the end of the work day.

Questions may be directed to Updates, as they become available, will be posted on IDOT’s website as well as the Village of Orland Park’s site at