Weekend traffic alerts: Lollapalooza set up closures, Ohio Bridge work

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Here’s a look at some of the major construction projects and events that could slow your weekend commute:

MAJOR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS:

Ohio Bridge Work

Kennedy Express Lanes will be closed Saturday 7/26 from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. for work on the Ohio St bridge.

CTA Blue Line Work

No Service Logan Square to Western from 10 p.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Monday.  Bus shuttles in place.
http://www.transitchicago.com/news_initiatives/projects/ynb_svc.aspx

EVENTS:

Lollapalooza Set Up Closures
Aug 1-3
Set up closures already in place.
Jackson & Balbo both blocked Columbus to LSD.

Wicker Park Fest
July 26-27
On Milwaukee from North Ave to Paulina
http://www.wickerparkbucktown.com/fest/about#gettinghere

Jeff Fest at Jefferson Park
July 25-27
http://jefffest.org/

Taste of Lincoln Ave
July 26-27
On Lincoln from Fullerton to Wrightwood
http://www.chicagoevents.com/event.cfm?eid=117

Aerosmith
Friday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m.
First Midwest Bank Ampitheatre, Tinley Park

Panic! At The Disco
Friday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Northerly Island

Cubs v Cardinals at Wrigley Field
Friday 7/25 3:05 p.m.; Saturday 7/26 3:05 p.m.; Sunday 7/27 1:20 p.m.

Big 10 Run
Saturday, July 26 at 7 a.m.
Expect closures along LSD anywhere between Waldron and 39th
http://btnbig10k.com/event/course/

Guinness International Cup Soccer Match at Soldier Field
Sunday, July 27 at 5 p.m.
http://www.internationalchampionscup.com/about/venues/

 

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