Work to close Russell Road begins

By Nick Gale, WLS-AM 890 News

(WADSWORTH, Ill.) –– The Lake County Division of Transportation has announced that Russell Road at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing west of Green Bay Road for a culvert repair. The closure by the county will begin at 6 a.m. Monday, June 25 and is scheduled to reopen Friday, June 29 in the late afternoon. The closure is necessary to replace a culvert underneath Russell Road.

Local traffic will be allowed on Russell Road from Kilbourne east to the railroad crossing and on Russell Road from Green Bay Road west to the railroad crossing. The railroad crossing will be closed to all traffic.

Detour Route: Kilbourne Road to IL Route 173 to Green Bay Road.

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