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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Bloomington prepares for game day traffic near new hospital

    Plans to build a new hospital and academic health center at Indiana University have raised concerns about traffic on Hoosier football and basketball game days. Efforts to smooth transportation in the area have included widening a bypass and designating...
  • Recalls involved in US government hearing

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday it will hold a hearing July 2 to determine if Fiat Chrysler met requirements to notify customers and fix safety problems in 20 safety recalls covering more than 10 million vehicles in the U.S....
  • NHTSA questions FCA recall response rate

    DETROIT The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday it will hold a public hearing on July 2 to consider whether Fiat Chrysler Automobiles "has failed to remedy safety defects and issue required notices in 20 recalls." NHTSA also issued...
  • Watch out for drunk drivers this weekend

    Watch out for drunk drivers this weekend
    While The Baltimore Sun is helping to usher in a celebrated time of year otherwise known as summer ("Memorial Day weekend travel projected to be busiest in a decade," May 20), the next three months are also a dangerous time of year when it comes to...
  • Kendall County board pushes for Eldamain Road money

    Kendall County board pushes for Eldamain Road money
    The Kendall County Board has approved resolutions seeking more funding for expansion of Eldamain Road. The road identified as one of the county's main priorities is in the midst of various levels of work. Eldamain is seen as a major north-south...
  • Greenwood, Potter among Park Ridge streets scheduled for resurfacing

    Summer is on its way, and so is road resurfacing season in Park Ridge. Approximately 3.5 miles of city-owned streets — including two heavily-traveled roads — will undergo paving this year, beginning in early June, according to City...
  • Mayors talk new housing developments, business growth

    Mayors talk new housing developments, business growth
    Top elected officials in Green Oaks, Libertyville, Mundelein and Vernon Hills gathered May 19 to give updates on their respective towns to the GLMV Chamber of Commerce. Mundelein Mayor Steve Lentz, Green Oaks Mayor Bernard Wysocki and Libertyville Mayor...
  • Hampshire receives unexpected bill from IDOT

    The Village of Hampshire received a bill this week in the amount of $127,605 from the Illinois Department of Transportation for the resurfacing of Keyes Avenue and Mill Street in Hampshire. "The bill is for the engineering costs for a project from 2010,"...
  • Lake County may complete widening of Aptakisic

    Lake County may complete widening of Aptakisic
    Aptakisic Road needs to be widened, officials say, and the reason is a problem as old as the interstate system itself: urban sprawl. The economy is going to recover, and when it does, Lake County population is going to start rising again —and...
  • Four traffic headaches you should avoid this Memorial Day weekend

    Four traffic headaches you should avoid this Memorial Day weekend
    Oh, the places you'll go -- and the places you shouldn't go-- this Memorial Day weekend. Record numbers of Americans on the road mean that trouble traffic spots will be even more troublesome. The California Highway Patrol defines the holiday weekend...
  • Bolingbrook Plan Commission approves special use permit for nursery

    Bolingbrook Plan Commission approves special use permit for nursery
    Fiore Nurseries' request for a special use permit generated the most discussion at May 20's Bolingbrook Plan Commission meeting. The company wants to launch a wholesale nursery and landscape supply company on 7.25 acres along Route 53, referred to as...