road closures http://peoriapublicradio.org en Updated Road Closures & Flood Information http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/updated-road-closures-flood-information <p><em>Updated 5/01/13 &nbsp;7:00am&nbsp;</em></p><p></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 15:32:02 +0000 Denise Molina 4247 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Updated Road Closures & Flood Information Motorists urged to avoid flooded roads http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/motorists-urged-avoid-flooded-roads <p></p><div>More than a dozen road and bridge closures remain in effect as showers and thunderstorms continue to hit central Illinois. Some of the roads considered impassable include Illinois 8 and 116 in Peoria and Knox Counties, 13-miles of Illinois Route 26 in Woodford County and Edwards and Farmington Roads just outside Peoria. Brian Williamsen is the IDOT spokesman for District 4.</div><div> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 17:37:18 +0000 Denise Molina 4199 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Motorists urged to avoid flooded roads Flooding causes road closures across tri-county area http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/flooding-causes-road-closures-across-tri-county-area <p></p><p></p><div>Drivers are encouraged to use extra caution on the roads as flood watches and warnings are in place in numerous locations throughout the area. Weather-related road closures in IDOT District 4 include:</div><div> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 15:13:40 +0000 Denise Molina 4189 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Flooding causes road closures across tri-county area