Traffic stoppages on I-74 this weekend

By WEEK Producer

Traffic stoppages on I-74 this weekend

October 25, 2013 Updated Oct 25, 2013 at 11:03 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- IDOT announced Friday that eastbound and westbound I‑74 traffic between I-155 and Morton Avenue will be stopped for up to 20 minutes at a time at various intervals between 7:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

The traffic stoppages are necessary for Ameren crews to relocate overhead power lines.

The eastbound right lane and westbound right lane of I-74 in this area also will be closed during this time. Drivers should expect delays.