Carmen Road being reduced to one lane starting March 23

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

PEORIA – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that Carman Road will be reduced to one lane at Ellison Creek, approximately two miles north of Carman in Henderson County beginning Monday, March 23rd, weather permitting.

The lane reduction is necessary for crews to replace the bridge carrying Carman Road over Ellison Creek. Traffic will be controlled by temporary signals. The project is expected to be completed by the end of October.

Please slow down and use extreme caution while driving through all work zones.

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