Orchard Drive Replacement Means Illinois Street Detours Thursday and Monday

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The ongoing replacement of Orchard Drive will mean a smoother ride for all, topped with a double left-turn lane at Route 30. In the meantime, major infrastructure work continues. Another traffic headache awaits Park Forest residents Thursday, August 16 and Monday, August 20 when traffic along Illinois Street will not be permitted to cross Orchard Avenue.

Detours for Thursday and Monday are as follows:

  • Traffic from the west side of Orchard Avenue will be directed to go northbound on Orchard Avenue.
  • Traffic from the east side of Orchard Avenue will be detoured to Indiana Street.

This work will take place on Thursday, August 16, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  and on Monday August 20, from 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.