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McHenry County construction: What roads should I avoid?

Road construction will affect most motorists driving in or out of McHenry County as several projects on major roadways are underway.

Start the work week by making sure your commute goes smoothly. Sign up for the Northwest Herald's road construction email newsletter to stay updated on local construction projects. Sign up at NWHerald.com/newsletter. The newsletter will be emailed on Sunday evenings throughout road construction season.

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Latest construction news

  • Detour: Route 31 access to Centegra – McHenry is closed this week

    • CHARLES MILLER ROAD: Medical Center Drive, the Route 31 entrance to Centegra Hospital – McHenry, is closed for concrete paving. Southbound Route 31 ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Detour: Watch for new bike crossing opening and a Route 31 access closing

    • NEW BIKE CROSSING: If your travels take you down Ackman Road in Crystal Lake and Lakewood, keep an eye out for the new signaled bicycle and pedestri ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • How To Determine Which Floor Covering Is Best For You!

    There are many factors to consider when choosing a floor: 1) level of traffic 2) indoor pets 3) how long you intend to stay in the home 4) your lifest ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 9:36 am
  • Sealed homes conserve energy, money

    Door locks and window screens keep out unwanted home intruders and pests. Other home invaders are invisible, and should be locked out to save money a ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • Detour: Bridge open, sinkhole road still closed in Spring Grove

    • BLIVIN STREET AND WILMOT ROAD: Spring Grove commuters have good driving news and bad driving news this week.
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • IDOT revisits Coral Township roundabout plan, asks for public input

    UNION – A roundabout at an intersection that transportation officials have determined is one of the most dangerous in Illinois might be built without ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:59 pm
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