IL-Route 47 will be closed to through traffic at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing near the intersection of IL-45 and Main Street in the Village of Huntley for the purpose of repairing and widening the existing at-grade crossing as necessitated by IDOT’s roadway construction and intersection improvement project at this location. IL-47 will be closed at the UP RR crossing for approximately 4 days starting at 2:00 pm on October 8, 2010 and ending by 12:00 noon on October 11, 2010. The posted detour routes are:
Travelling north on IL-47, traffic will be detoured east on Main St to Haligus Rd, then north on Haligus Rd to Algonquin Rd, then west on Algonquin Rd back to IL-47. Travelling south on IL-47, traffic will be detoured east on Algonquin Rd to Haligus Rd, then south on Haligus Rd to Main St, then west on Main St back to IL-47.