CLINTON COUNTY — The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that the intersection of Illinois 161 and Noltings Road will close at 6 a.m. Monday, August 19, weather permitting.
This closure is necessary for reconstruction of the intersection. A detour utilizing Illinois 127, U.S. 50 and U.S. 51 will be posted. Work is expected to be complete by December 1st.
Motorists should allow extra time for trips through this area. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to the detour signs, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.