IDOT launches real-time trade info website

SPRINGFIELD — Illinois travelers might now entrance real-time information on highway closures, construction and winter continue conditions by a revamped state website.

The Illinois Department of Transportation pronounced Wednesday a redesigned “Getting Around Illinois” website is now mobile-friendly and invariably updated.

Users are also now means to wizz in to perspective a location, alley or destination. The prior website offering simply a immobile map of a extended area.

The site also provides information on trade congestion, hotel and gas hire locations and continue radar.

Illinois Transportation Secretary Randy Blankenhorn says a new-and-improved site will yield critical information “for any trip, any time of a year.”