highway http://northernpublicradio.org en Moving Forward On The Illiana Tollway http://northernpublicradio.org/post/moving-forward-illiana-tollway <div>The Chicago area could be getting another highway in a few years. A Northwest Indiana planning board voted overwhelmingly to move forward on the Illiana Tollway.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:05:53 +0000 Michael Puente 40369 at http://northernpublicradio.org Moving Forward On The Illiana Tollway Step On It In 2014: Higher Speed Limit On The Way http://northernpublicradio.org/post/step-it-2014-higher-speed-limit-way <p>Drivers will be able to legally go five miles an hour faster on most Illinois highways, beginning in January.&nbsp; Governor Pat Quinn has signed a new law increasing the speed limit to 70 miles an hour.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:55:13 +0000 Susan Stephens & Amanda Vinicky 34821 at http://northernpublicradio.org Step On It In 2014: Higher Speed Limit On The Way $1.6 billion for Illinois transportation projects http://northernpublicradio.org/post/16-billion-illinois-transportation-projects <p></p><p>$1.6 billion worth of transportation projects got the go-ahead today when Governor Pat Quinn signed a major capital improvements bill.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 01:01:19 +0000 Susan Stephens 14738 at http://northernpublicradio.org $1.6 billion for Illinois transportation projects