I-74 at Morton: Traffic staging shift begins Wednesday

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I-74 at Morton: Traffic staging shift begins Wednesday

May 21, 2013 Updated May 21, 2013 at 4:36 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Transportation says a traffic staging shift for the I-74 interchange at Morton Avenue will take place Wednesday, May 22.

Eastbound I-74 traffic traveling to northbound and southbound Morton Avenue will be combined onto the current exit ramp to northbound Morton Avenue.

Access to southbound Morton Avenue will be provided via left turn at a newly signalized intersection.

The current exit ramp from eastbound I-74 to southbound Morton Avenue will be closed for reconstruction.

Northbound and southbound Morton Avenue traffic traveling to westbound I-74 will be combined onto the current entrance ramp from northbound Morton Avenue.

Southbound Morton Avenue traffic will access the ramp via left turn at a newly signalized intersection.

The current entrance ramp from southbound Morton Avenue to westbound I-74 will be closed for reconstruction.