LaFox Road closure
Union Pacific Railroad track repairs
From Wednesday, September 20, 2017 through Friday, September 29, 2017 the Union Pacific Railroad will be closing LaFox Road in order to perform track repairs.
The posted detour route shall be LaFox Road north to IL Route 38, west to Anderson Road, south to Keslinger Road, east back to LaFox Road.
Questions or concerns should be directed to Brandon Griffith, Field Engineer, Commuter
Operations, Engineering Department, Union Pacific Railroad, at 402-619-9172.
For all Kane County traffic advisories, visit the Traffic Alerts Page of the KDOT website by clicking here.
Work Zone Safety Alert
Drivers in this project area should be prepared to reduce their speed, exercise caution, watch for construction workers and construction vehicles entering or leaving the site, and obey flaggers and other traffic control devices within the work zone.
Drivers should expect delays and may want to add additional time to their commutes and consider the use of alternate routes while this work is completed.
KDOT reminds drivers that is illegal to talk on a cell phone or text while driving through a highway construction work zone. The minimum penalty for speeding in a work zone is $375.
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