WOODLAWN – Illinois 15 south of Woodlawn will be closed next week to allow for repairs to be made to the railroad crossing east of North Hall Lane.
According to the Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois 15 will close starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19. Work should be completed by 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20.
Officials said crews will perform repairs on the crossing. No traffic will be permitted through the crossing during repairs.
To avoid the work area, when feasible, use of the marked detour should be considered.
Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the Woodlawn area, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.