Route 336 en More Money for Macomb Bypass <p>Illinois has released $32.9 million to pay for the next phase of the Macomb bypass. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 23:22:14 +0000 Rich Egger 37626 at More Money for Macomb Bypass The Impact of Highway Bypasses <p>Highway bypasses have been built around some western Illinois communities and more are coming. A grant from IDOT will allow the Western Illinois Regional Council to study the impact of those bypasses. Thu, 09 May 2013 06:12:00 +0000 Rich Egger 33360 at The Impact of Highway Bypasses Groundbreaking For Macomb Bypass <p>Work will begin Thursday, July 5 to build a bridge that will carry Route 136 traffic over the future Route 336. The project is the beginning of the Macomb Bypass.<br /><br />Illinois Department of Transportation Secretary Ann Schneider came to the area for the groundbreaking ceremony, which took place on a hot and humid afternoon in a grassy field just west of Macomb. Schneider was joined by politicians, labor leaders, city and county workers, and others.<br /> Sat, 30 Jun 2012 22:30:17 +0000 Rich Egger 17610 at Groundbreaking For Macomb Bypass