We’ve been waiting for this for some time now.
The State of Illinois has been promising a complete reconstruction of Western Avenue for years. Scheduling and funding are separate issues, however. Plans have been approved for a while, but we were repeatedly told the project was getting bumped back another year or two as we lined up to cross what is arguably the worst railroad crossing in the south suburbs.
At least it has my vote.
We’ve been complaining about the crossing for . . .