Roadwork to begin on portions of Veterans Parkway

By WEEK Producer

Roadwork to begin on portions of Veterans Parkway

August 1, 2012 Updated Aug 2, 2012 at 10:59 AM CDT

PARIS, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that, weather permitting, work will begin on August 6 on Veterans Parkway at the intersection of Vernon Avenue.

The rehabilitation project includes sealing bridge decks at various locations on Veterans Parkway. All work will be performed at night between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.

IDOT says the road work is expected to be completed in mid-August.

Motorists are advised to slow down and drive carefully through this and all work zones.