ALTON – The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today lane restrictions will be encountered beginning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2023, in Alton. The right lane will be closed on southbound Illinois 3/111 (Homer Adams Parkway) over Bloomer Avenue in Alton, IDOT explained.

"These restrictions are needed to perform emergency bridge deck patching," IDOT said. "All lanes are expected to reopen by 3 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2023. IDOT District 8 Operations forces will make the needed improvements. 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."

Article continues after sponsor message

Get The Latest News!

Don't miss our top stories and need-to-know news everyday in your inbox.

IDOT added that 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. For IDOT District 8 updates, follow on Twitter at @IDOTDistrict8 or view area construction details on IDOT’s traveler information map on

More like this:

Apr 11, 2023 | IDOT Announces Clark Bridge Emergency Patching For April 12-13

Jun 24, 2022 | IDOT: U.S. 67 Through Downtown Alton Will Be Closed July 5 For Month For Sewer System Work

Jun 22, 2022 | Lane Closures Announced For U.S. 67/Clark Bridge Over Mississippi River, Will Slow Traffic

Dec 28, 2019 | IDOT Announces Lane Restrictions at Intersection of Illinois Route 140 and the Broadway Connector

Oct 1, 2019 | IDOT Announces Upcoming Work on Illinois Route 143 from Wyandotte Street to Pin Oak Road

Related Video:

RBGA Small Business of the Month December 2014: Kitchen & Bath Center

RBGA Cuts Ribbon for T-Mobile