Road construction to ease for weekend travel

July 2, 2009 (CHICAGO) IDOT will re-open lanes in some construction zones around the state.

It began Thursday and ends at midnight on Sunday.

However, not all road projects will be shut down over the weekend.

Drivers should be aware that some construction projects will continue over the weekend and there may be road workers out on the job.

IDOT advises drivers to follow the posted speed limit of 45 miles per hour in work zones.

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