LIST: Road closures across the Chicago-area due to flooding

CHICAGO — Heavy rains slammed the Chicago area Monday and Tuesday, causing major flooding and high-standing water in some parts.

Here is an updated latest list of road closures due to flooding, according to IDOT (Illinois Department of Transportation).

District 1

  • US 6       Closed between 167th and Brook Hill Dr in Orland Park, Cook County due to flooding
  • US 52    Closed between Kankakee County Line and CH 25 (Wilmington/Peotone Rd) due to flooding
  • IL 1        Closed at Union St in Crete, Will County due to flooding
  • IL 7        Closed between 131st & 135th in Orland Park, Cook County due to flooding
  • IL 50     Closed between north of Monee to Governor’s Highway Jct in Monee, Will County due to flooding
  • IL 53       Closed at Tammerack in Glenn Ellen, Dupage County due to flooding
  • 107th St    Closed between US 45 (LaGrange) to Kean in Palos Hills, Cook County due to flooding
  • 135th St   Closed between IL 43 (Harlem) to Ridgeland in Palos Heights, Cook County due to flooding
  • 143rd St   Closed between Creek Crossing Dr to Compton Ct in Orland Park, Cook County due to flooding
  • Governor’s Highway  Closed between IL 50 and south of Cook County in Monee, Will County due to flooding
  • Blodgett Rd  Closed between the Des Plaines River conservation Area & River Rd due to flooding
  • IL 53      Closed from Park to IL 56 due to flooding

District 2

  • IL-78  Closed from Moline Rd./IL-78 to South of the Rock River Bridge North of Prophetstown in Whiteside Cnty.
  • Moline Rd  Closed from Henry Rd to Francis Rd.
  • Harrison Rd  Closed from IL 75 to Shirland Rd in Shirland due to flooding

District 3

  • US 24       Closed at IL-1 due to flooding.
  • US 24       Closed at US-49 due to flooding.
  • US  24      Closed at IL-1 on the West side of Watseka.
  • INT 180    Ramp Closed at Exit 12 to IL-26 in Bureau Junction, Bureau County due to flooding.
  • US 45       Closed between E 5000 N Road to E 9000 N Road in Manteno, Kankakee County due to flooding
  • US 45       Closed between 800 N (Buckley) to 1200 N (Del Rey) in Iroquois County due to flooding.
  • US 45       Closed at 1200N at Del Rey in Iroquois County due to flooding.
  • IL 26          Closed between INT 180 and IL-29 in Bureau Junction, Bureau County due to flooding.
  • Old US 45  Closed between CH 29 (3100N) and 3200 N Road at Langan Creek in Clifton, Iroquois County due to flooding

District 4
None

District 5
None

District 6
None

District 7
None

District 8
None

District 9
None

INDIANA:

Kennedy Ave blocked near 80/94 due to flooding
EB 80/94 ramp to Cline closed due to flooding​

 

IN 55: Flooding
Between 72nd Pl and 61st Av (Merrillville). Look out for flooding. All lanes are blocked for three days.

IN 55 in both directions: Flooding
At IN 2 (7 miles south of Crown Point). Look out for flooding. All lanes are blocked for three days.

US 6: Flooding
Between Central Av (Lake Station) and IN 51 (Hobart). Look out for flooding. All lanes are blocked for three days.

US 6 in both directions: Flooding
Between IN 149 and Concord St (1 to 3 miles east of Portage). Look out for flooding. The road is closed for three days.

US 20 eastbound: Flooding.
Between County Line Rd and Hitchcock St (1 mile west of Michigan City). Look out for flooding. The roadway is reduced to one lane. For the next half day.

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