FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. (KSDK) - The Illinois Department of Transportation will restrict lanes on eastbound and westbound Interstate 64 in Fairview Heights, beginning next week.
The restrictions are necessary to allow crews to paint the bridge carrying IL 159 over I-64.
All westbound lanes will be open each day will be open from 6 a.m. until 9 a.m. All eastbound lanes will be open each day from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. One lane may close in each direction outside of those peak daytime hours. Two lanes may close in each direction between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Delays are expected and drivers should use alternate routes.
Work will begin Thursday, Sept. 5 and is expected to be complete by Oct. 31, weather permitting.