You know the summer road construction is getting ridiculous when the DETOUR GETS DETOURED.
That's what's happened in Bartlett: Traffic has been detoured to Illinois Route 59 during construction on Dunham Road. But Route 59 will close Monday, Aug. 9, as staff writer Dave Gathman reported in today's story "Bad Timing: Route 59 to close before Dunham reopens."
But don't worry: Our Web team is here to help. They've put together a Google map of the construction zone you can use to plot your own detours:
View Bad timing for Elgin-Bartlett commuters in a larger map
Share your traffic horror stories here. And get more news on construction, closures, commuting and more on Sun-Times Media West's "On the Move" blog!
-- Emily McFarlan, Readers' Reporter