Closures on I-94 E in IL this weekend expected to cause backups in WI


Sept. 12, 2014

An Illinois construction project just south of the WI / IL border is closing several lanes this weekend in order to perform an emergency pavement patch.
The work will take place on I-94 East (southbound) at mile marker 1, near Russell Road. Details of the closure are as follows:
  • Friday at 11:59pm until Saturday at 7am, 3 right lanes will be closed
  • Saturday at 7am until Sunday morning, 2 right lanes will be closed
  • The I-94 East exit to US 41 will remain open
The work is expected to cause backups in Wisconsin. Please allow extra travel time or take alternate routes.
If you are traveling near the area, check traffic conditions by calling 5-1-1 or going to You can also check