Bliss Road Traffic Pattern to Change on July 27

The Kane County Division of Transportation is alerting drivers to a traffic pattern change due to road construction and bridge replacement work on Bliss Road.

The traffic pattern change on Bliss Road will take place from Thursday, July 27, to Wednesday, Aug. 2, between May Road and Capitol Drive within the village of Sugar Grove, where KDOT is reconstructing part of the road and replacing the bring over Blackberry Creek.

During that time period, traffic will only be able to travel southwest from May Road to Capitol Drive through the project area, as traffic will be shifted onto the new pavement and bridge.

A detour for northeast traffic will continue to be in effect for approximately three more months. As depicted on the map below, the northeastbound detour will use IL Route 47 north to Main Street Road east. Access to Ke-De-Ka Road will be for local traffic only.

Throughout most of the bridge replacement project, access will be allowed to Bliss Woods Forest Preserve and the Village Bible Church entrance off Bliss Road. There may be minor, daily closures while work is being performed on these entrances.

During work on the east side of Bliss Road, temporary access to the Midwest Greyhound Rescue will be provided along Bliss Road from Capitol Drive. Construction work hours will be from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday

The Kane County Division of Transportation is alerting drivers to a traffic pattern change due to road construction and bridge replacement work on Bliss Road.

The traffic pattern change on Bliss Road will take place from Thursday, July 27, to Wednesday, Aug. 2, between May Road and Capitol Drive within the village of Sugar Grove, where KDOT is reconstructing part of the road and replacing the bring over Blackberry Creek.

During that time period, traffic will only be able to travel southwest from May Road to Capitol Drive through the project area, as traffic will be shifted onto the new pavement and bridge.

A detour for northeast traffic will continue to be in effect for approximately three more months. As depicted on the map below, the northeastbound detour will use IL Route 47 north to Main Street Road east. Access to Ke-De-Ka Road will be for local traffic only.

Throughout most of the bridge replacement project, access will be allowed to Bliss Woods Forest Preserve and the Village Bible Church entrance off Bliss Road. There may be minor, daily closures while work is being performed on these entrances.

During work on the east side of Bliss Road, temporary access to the Midwest Greyhound Rescue will be provided along Bliss Road from Capitol Drive. Construction work hours will be from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday

The overall bridge replacement project is anticipated to be complete by early November 2017, weather permitting.

To view the detour/route map or for additional information please click here.