Project Update | February 2020

The final Public Meeting was held on May 10, 2017. The preferred alternative was presented. This plan proposes to reroute Washington Avenue south of the intersection of IL 59 and Grand Avenue, creating a new signalized intersection with IL 59 and the Grant Community High School Entrance. Visit the Public Meetings page to view the proposed alternative and other meeting exhibits.

The project team submitted the final project report to the Illinois Department of Transportation for Phase I design and it was approaved. Lake County applied for federal funding to assist in financing this project.

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