Portion of IL 127 in Alto Pass to Close for Bride Removal

Portion of IL 127 in Alto Pass to Close for Bride Removal

ALTO PASS – The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) said Illinois 127 in Alto Pass will be closed from Chestnut Street to just north of Rhine Road, weather permitting, starting Monday to facilitate bridge removal, earthwork and pavement reconstruction.

Officials said access to Bald Knob Cross, Peach Barn Winery and Alto Pass will be accessible and open to traffic. The road is expected to be open no later than Friday, Aug. 13 and drivers are advised to seek another route.

Advanced message boards have been placed at the intersections of Illinois 127 and Old Illinois 13, and Illinois 127 and Illinois 146 to alert traffic of the closure.

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