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State Route 2 construction to begin Tuesday

Published: Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

STERLING – A westbound lane of traffic on state Route 2 east of Sterling will be closed for work scheduled to begin Tuesday.

G.M. Sipes Construction will remove and replace a section of concrete pavement in the westbound right lane of state Route 2 near 45th Avenue. The $78,645 project is scheduled to be completed by the end of the week.

Drivers should be alert for the westbound lane closure and for slow moving vehicles in the area.

Go to for Illinois Department of Transportation District 2 updates.

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