Illinois Department of Transportation Omer Osman, Acting Secretary
Eastern Bypass Study

From Interstate 74 to Illinois Route 6 — Tazewell, Woodford, and Peoria Counties

A Context Sensitive Solutions Project

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A Stakeholder Involvement Plan was prepared at the beginning of the Tier 1 study to establish the ways that members of the public, local officials, and other interested organizations can become involved in the study. To view the Plan, click here.

A kickoff meeting was held at the beginning of the study to present the study process to the public. Click here for details on the 1st Public Meeting.

Two public information meetings were held to present study details and to provide an opportunity for public comments and suggestions. Click here for details on the 2nd Public Meeting; click here for details on the 3rd Public Meeting.

A Community Advisory Group was formed early in the study to provide IDOT with local perspectives on study decisions and details. This group met twelve times, and its work is now complete for the Tier 1 study. Click here for details.

An Eastern Bypass study newsletter is distributed to announce major public meetings and to provide study updates. Click here for details.

A public hearing will be held before the completion of the Tier 1 study to receive comments about the preferred corridor location.

IDOT will meet with individuals or small groups, as requested, to discuss the study.

To place your name on the study mailing list, or to contact us for any other reason, please click here: Contact Us.

Last Updated: July 7, 2020