Closures continue as crews install steel beams at Jane Byrne Interchange

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CHICAGO - Construction crews installed steel beams overnight Saturday into Sunday as work continues on the Jane Byrne Interchange.

The beams will be used to support the deck of a new flyover bridge that will connect the inbound Dan Ryan to the outbound Eisenhower.

The inbound Kennedy Expressway (eastbound Interstate 90/94)  ramp to inbound Congress Parkway is closed until August 31. Crews are using the area to stage and store equipment.

A detour is posted using the Roosevelt Road exit, Jefferson Street, Harrison Street and Wells Street to connect with Congress.

Inbound Congress Parkway at the Byrne Interchange is closed until 5:00 a.m. Monday morning.

Both directions of the Kennedy and Dan Ryan (I-90/94) between Ohio and 18th are reduced to one lane until 10 a.m. on Sunday. All lanes in that area will also close for 15-minute intervals until 10 a.m. Sunday. Those closures will return next weekend Starting at 8 p.m. on Saturday.

All lanes on the Kennedy and Dan Ryan will be reopened by 10 a.m. Sunday.

Full details on the construction project are available here.